Bhawanipatna: Two persons of a marriage party were killed and five others injured when their vehicle overturned on the National Highway-26 near Khairmal village in Kalahandi district, the police said.
The deceased persons were identified as Sohan Sunani (53) and Chandra Behera (51) who hailed from Raipur in Chhattishgarh.
The two died on the spot.
The injured persons were admitted to the Bhawanipatna government hospital.
They were travelling from Raipur to Bhawanipatna to attend a marriage ceremony, the police said.