The deceased has been identified as Deba Baral, a resident of Nagar village under Kakatpur Police Station area.
As per the report, Deba was standing on the roadside in the morning when a Paradip bound passenger bus namely ‘Sai Krishna’ bearing registration number-OD 02AN 8469 came extremely right on the road due to driver’s negligence and hit him.
In a critical state Deba was rushed to Jagatsinghpur DHH but died there under treatment.
Later, irate locals staged a road blockade at Jogadhari chhak demanding compensation for the victim’s family.
Police rushed to the spot and removed the blockade by pacifying the mob.