1 killed, 3 injured in a tractor overturn.
JAGATSINGHPUR July 06. One person was killed and three sustained injuries now undergoing treatment at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack while a tractor overturned near Dhyanakuda pitha near Hajipur under Biridi area on Saturday. Report said that a sand laden tractor while passing Machhagaon Canal Bridge at the spot faced the mishap, the driver lost control the vehicle and the tractor fell in to canal. Local residents rescued all the injured persons while the tractor driver Silua Bhoi found dead and other injured persons sent to hospital for treatment. Police seized deceased driver’s body and sent for postmortem at district headquarters hospital here and investigation had begun, police said. [Ends]
3 bike lifters arrested and 11 stolen bikes seized.
JAGATSINGHPUR July 06. Acting on tip off Jagatsinghpur police picked up 3 bike lifters and recovered about 11 stolen bikes under their possession on Saturday. Police said the trio lifters were identified as Sk Jasil from Kajimahal village, Md Okil Khan from Piteipur here and Jiban Kandi a resident of Tarikunda village six km from here. The accused persons were arrested from their villages and forwarded to court. During police investigation trio were admitted performing bike lifting business in Jagatsinghpur district past two years, police informed.