Balangir, Mar 1: A primary school teacher died as the motorcycle he was riding collided with a government bus head-on near Lantha on National Highway-26 under Baragaon police outpost in the district today.
The deceased has been identified as Laba Behera, a resident of Tarasinha village who was working as a teacher in Odisha Adarsha Vidyalaya in Patnagarh.
According to the locals, Behera was going to his school on his motorcycle when an over speeding bus coming from the opposite side collided with him.
Soon the local residents rushed him toa nearby hospital, where doctors declared him brought dead.
Irate over the incident, the locals staged a demonstration by keeping the body on the road demanding compensation.
The police along with Saintala Tehsildar reached the spot and tried to pacify the locals.