ASI killed in Odisha road accident

Berhampur
26 Jul 2017

An assistant sub-inspector of police was killed today when his motorcycle collided with another bike near Kanchuru in Odisha's Ganjam district, about 20-km from here, police said. The 48-year-old was identified as an ASI of police in Chhatrapur police station. He was transferred from Badagarh police station to Chhatrapur last month. He was returning from Baraghar to Chhatrapur, when the accident took place. While Panda died on the spot, the other bike-rider however, escaped unhurt, said Hinjili police station inspector-in-charge P K Sahoo. The body was handed over to Panda's family members after post-mortem, he added.