Jharsuguda : A 25-year-old youth was crushed to death when he was sucked by a Thresher Machine ( A Machine used to separate grains from the stalks and husks) on Tuesday afternoon at Sanakarbahal village under Kirmira block in Jharsuguda
The deceased was identified as Sushant Dhurua (25), a resident of Nuapalli Village under Kolabira Block.
According to sources, the incident took place around 1:30 pm this afternoon when Dhurua was working near the machine and had been settling the paddy haystacks inside the Thresher machine when suddenly his hands got stuck inside the machine and he was pulled inside the machine and was crushed to death.
On being informed, Laikera police reached the spot and registered a case of unnatural death has been registered by Laikera Police. Police will send the body for post-mortem tomorrow, sources informed.