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Five persons including four school children killed in accident

Press Trust of India  |  Rourkela 

Five persons including four school students were killed when the auto-rickshaw in which they were travelling was hit by a dumper in Odisha's Sundargarh district today.

The children, aged between five and six years, were returning home from school in the three-wheeler when the mishap took place near Swayamba under Kbalang police station limit, police said.



While three children died on the spot, another student and the auto-rickshaw driver succumbed to injuries at hospital here, they said.

Expressing grief over the mishap, Chief Minister has announced assistance of Rs 2 lakh each for the families of the deceased children, an official in the Chief Minister's office said.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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Five persons including four school children killed in accident

Five persons including four school students were killed when the auto-rickshaw in which they were travelling was hit by a dumper in Odisha's Sundargarh district today. The children, aged between five and six years, were returning home from school in the three-wheeler when the mishap took place near Swayamba under Kbalang police station limit, police said. While three children died on the spot, another student and the auto-rickshaw driver succumbed to injuries at hospital here, they said. Expressing grief over the mishap, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced assistance of Rs 2 lakh each for the families of the deceased children, an official in the Chief Minister's office said. Five persons including four school students were killed when the auto-rickshaw in which they were travelling was hit by a dumper in Odisha's Sundargarh district today.

The children, aged between five and six years, were returning home from school in the three-wheeler when the mishap took place near Swayamba under Kbalang police station limit, police said.

While three children died on the spot, another student and the auto-rickshaw driver succumbed to injuries at hospital here, they said.

Expressing grief over the mishap, Chief Minister has announced assistance of Rs 2 lakh each for the families of the deceased children, an official in the Chief Minister's office said.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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Five persons including four school children killed in accident

Five persons including four school students were killed when the auto-rickshaw in which they were travelling was hit by a dumper in Odisha's Sundargarh district today.

The children, aged between five and six years, were returning home from school in the three-wheeler when the mishap took place near Swayamba under Kbalang police station limit, police said.

While three children died on the spot, another student and the auto-rickshaw driver succumbed to injuries at hospital here, they said.

Expressing grief over the mishap, Chief Minister has announced assistance of Rs 2 lakh each for the families of the deceased children, an official in the Chief Minister's office said.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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