Bhubaneswar: An elderly man was killed on Sunday morning after a garbage truck run over him near Daruthenga dumping yard.
According to reports, the man died on the spot after being hit by a vehicle engaged in transporting waste to Daruthenga dumping yard on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar. The locals have blocked the Cuttack-Khordha connecting road via Chandaka over the death of the elderly man.
As per sources, the deceased has been identified as Rama Gagrgi. He was 45-years-old.
It has been reported that officials of BMC is yet to reach the spot. Further reports awaited.