Fly over collapsed in Bhubaneswar: 1 dead, 15 injured

An under construction fly over bridge has collapsed in Bhubaneswar. In the accident one person was killed, 15 others are injured.

Sunday afternoon the fly over bridge near Bomikhal collapsed. Near about 25 labourers were engaged in construction. Injured labourers has been admitted in Capital hospital. 

NDRF, ODRAF, Fire and Police teams has been engaged in rescue operation. The deceased person is identified as Satya Patnaik. His minor daughter is severely injured and admitted in AIIMS. 

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has declared compensation of Rupees 5 lakh for the deceased’s family. Free treatment will be provided to all injured persons.

Two engineers has been suspended for the incident. Inquiry has been ordered. Engineers, construction authority, company authority will now be under supervision.

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