Bhubaneswar: A teacher hailing from Mayurbhanj district Niranjan Barik died during a protest rally here on Tuesday. Barik was the district president of the Mayurbhanj district teachers association. According to sources, he collapsed due to a heart attack during a protest at Mahatma Gandhi Marg today afternoon.
Odisha Primary Teachers Association has demanded cash benefit and job as compensation for the deceased teacher’s family.
Further detail in this matter is awaited.