Bhubaneswar: Vehicular movement on the Telkoi-Kanjipani road as locals staged a road blockade, demanding adequate compensation for the family of a youth was killed in a road mishap at Katarapali under Telkoi area in Keonjhar district late on Friday night.
According to reports, a youth, Khakan Kumar Sahoo, was sitting on a drain sidewall and talking in a mobile phone with someone while a mini truck ran over him. He died on the spot.
Irate locals have now kept the body on the road in protest against the incident. The locals have demanded that the driver of the truck be arrested soon and adequate compensation for family of the deceased.