04 May 2019
Bhubaneswar: Among the 16 deaths reported till date due to the ravaging Cyclone Fani that wreacked hovoc on Odisha yesterday, one among them is the elder brother of a working journalist.
The victim has been identified as Pratap Parida residing in Damana area of the city here.
The tragic incident took place yesterday (Friday) around 11.30 am when the catastrophic cyclonic storm was sweeping hard over the city here. A flying asbestos sheet of the rooftop pierced through the head of Pratap Parida killing him on the spot.
The victim is the brother of Pravat Parida, who is a working journalist stationed at Kendrapada.