Bhubaneswar: In a sad incident, a minor boy was killed after being moved down by a bus at Mathura village under Junagarh police limits in Kalahandi district this morning.
The deceased boy was identified as Milu Bagarty of Mathura village.
According to reports, Milu was crossing the National Highway-26 when a private bus named, “Kapilas” ran over him, killing him on the spot.
Tension ran high following the incident as locals blocked the NH, demanding adequate compensation for the kin of Milu.
On being informed, Junagarh police rushed to the spot. After seizing the bus and detaining its driver, the police were trying to pacify the angry mob, said reports.