Bhubaneswar, 01/10/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : A woman and her granddaughter were killed after being hit by a speeding train near Patia railway station on Sunday.
The woman was identified as Ashanti Das (50).
Asanti and 13-month-old granddaughter were mowed down by the train while crossing tracks to reach the other side of the platform.
Five members of a family from Hindol in Dhenkanal district were on their way to Puri Jagannath temple. While three members crossed over, the duo was hit by Guwahati-Bangalore Express train while crossing the track, reports said.