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Arrow Hits Miner In Keonjhar, Hospitalised

23 October 2019


Keonjhar: An employee of KMC, a private mining firm was grievously hurt after being hit by an arrow shot by an unknown shooter on Tuesday evening in Daitari mines area under Daitari police limits in Keonjhar district, local police said today.

The injured person has been admitted to the Tata Medical at Duburi, police added.

The incident occurred near Bali hill gate of the Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) mines at Daitari when around 20 workers of KMC, the private firm engaged by OMC were returning from the worksite, police said.

However, no other person was injured in the incident.

Daitari police station IIC Samita Khillar is investigating the case, police said.