Rourkela, Dec 5 (LocalWire) A sub inspector of police was killed in a road accident near Bisra chowk area of Rourkela city, reports said on Wednesday.
The deceased Manoj Nayak was posted as Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Kuanrmunda police outpost.
According to sources, early Wednesday, Nayak was reportedly chasing an official movement in a private car.
While he was crossing Bisra chowk area of Rourkela city, at about 1.15 am, his vehicle lost balance and collided with a divider.
Nayak died on the spot.
“We have registered an unnatural death case and investigating the matter,” said Rourkela Superintendent of Police U S Dash.
Sources said Nayak was a capable police officer of the state and received many medals, including Chief Minister and President medal.
Nayak is survived by his wife and two children.