Odisha: 18 Polling Officials With EVMs Stranded After Bus Gets Trapped In Mudslide

18 April 2019

Utpal Sahoo

Nayagarh: In a freak accident in Daspalla today, a bus carrying polling personnel and EVM machines was stuck on its way back.

The incident occured when the bus was returning with polling officials from Sirsira and Darshanipada booths. It took place while the bus was crossing Brutanga river under Banigocha police limits

There  are four EVMs and 18 polling personnel in the vehicle. Till last reports came, the stranded people are waiting for rescue personnel.