Bhubaneswar: In a tragic mishap, a person was killed after being run over by a private bus at Bhadraguda under the Junagarh police limits in Kalahandi district this morning.
The deceased was identified as Hemraj Pujahari. The bus ran over Pujahari while overtaking a truck, according to reports.
Tension prevailed at the spot as locals blocked the road, demanding adequate compensation for the family of the deceased. Vehicular movement on Junagarh- Kalampur road was hit for a few hours due to the agitation.