Mohana, Feb 19: A Samiti member of Katama panchayat in Gajapati died in a road mishap near Dekapanka in the district today.
The deceased has been identified as Prafulla Majhi.
According to the locals, Prafulla was going to Mohana on his motorcycle on Friday morning when an over speeding mini-truck coming from the opposite direction collided with him near Dekapanka. The locals rushed him to the Brahmanigaon Hospital where the doctor declared him bought dead.
On being informed the police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter after seizing the truck.