Jeypore: A pall of gloom descended on Bhansuli village this morning after a school headmaster was killed in a road mishap yesterday night just hours before Republic Day celebration at the educational institution here in Odisha’s Koraput district.
The deceased has been identified as Chakradhar Pal, the Headmaster of Bhansuli High School.
According to reports, Chakradhar had been to a local market in Kotpad for shopping to celebrate 71st Republic Day at the school today. While returning on his motorcycle with chocolates for the students from market at around 9.00 pm on Saturday, a speeding tractor hit his vehicle near Bastamba killing him on the spot.
The incident spread grief in the locality with mourning and silent prayers for the headmaster.