Bhubaneswar: In a tragic accident, a person was killed as a Bolero van hit his bike, on which he was travelling, on the rear in front of the SBI Branch office at Charichhak in Boudh town early this morning.
The deceased was identified as Ganesh Behera of Gunduribida village in the district.
A palpable tension has now prevailed in the area as locals have blocked the National Highway-57, demanding adequate compensation for the deceased’s family. Vehicular movement has been disrupted due to the road blockade.
Police have reached the spot and are trying to pacify the mob.