Berhampur (Odisha), Mar 31 (PTI) A 50-year-old man died when a stone laden tipper truck ran over him at Dhobadi Patapur area under Ganjam district s Purushottampur police station limit, about 40 km from here today, police said. Also Read - US Election 2020 Latest Updates: Donald Trump, Joe Biden Mics to be Muted During Final Debate, President Objects

The deceased was identified as Swaraj Behera of the same village. He was returning home after taking bath in a village pond when the accident occurred, said inspector in charge, Purushottampur police station, Ajaya Kumar Barik. Also Read - Shehnaaz Gill Mesmerises Fans With Her Soulful Voice in Cover of Dil Diyan Gallan With Arjun Kanungo- Watch

Angry villagers caught hold of the driver and staged a road blockade by keeping his body on the street. Also Read - KXIP vs DC Dream11 Team Prediction Dream11 IPL 2020: Captain, Vice-captain, Fantasy Playing Tips, Probable XIs For Today's Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Capitals T20 Match 38 at Dubai International Cricket Stadium 7.30 PM IST Tuesday October 20

The villagers demanded the vehicle owner should provide compensation to the family of the deceased and did not allow the police to take the body from the spot.

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