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2 killed, about 40 injured as bus carrying migrant workers from Surat overturns in Kandhamal

Bhubaneswar: Two person were killed and another seriously injured on Saturday evening when a bus carrying stranded migrant workers from Surat over turned in Kandhamal district.
According to Kandhmal police, the bus carrying about 50 migrant workers were on its way to Ganjam district from Surat in Gujarat overturned at Kalinga Ghati at around 8 pm on Saturday. The bus Shree Patel bearing registration number GJ18X2693 was on its way to Ganjam via Bhanjanagar.
The driver of the bus could not manoveur the curve in the ghat road and lost control of the wheels. 
Police said, fire personnel and police officials have rushed to the spot and rescue operation is on. However, it is estimated that about 50 persons travelling in the private bus from Surat have been injured.
However, the identity of the deceased has not been known yet.
Police sources said, the accident occured on the Kandhamal-Ganjam district border near G. Udaygiri.
Till the report was filed the injured were being shifted to the local hospital for treatment. 

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