Paradip, April 15 (LocalWire): People blocked Dochhaki road here after an accident in which one person died and the other is hospitalised in a critical condition.
Traffic was paralysed for two hours and the Paradip Lock Police had to rush to pacify the irate mob demanding compensation for the victims.
Seaways Shipping Limited employee Subash Chandra Sethy and Durga Charan Mohanty from Salepur in Cuttack district were on their way to office when a sand-laden Haiwa rammed their motorbike.
Sethy died on the spot while Mohanty was shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital, Cuttack, for treatment.
Police sent Sethy’s body to Kujang Hospital for post-mortem.
Police seized the Haiwa but the driver is absconding.