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Bengal Farmer Dies In Queue For Crop Loss Compensation


The victim collapsed and was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead (Representational)

The victim collapsed and was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead (Representational)

Kolkata:

A 62-year-old farmer died in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district after over five hour waiting in a queue to receive the compensation for the crop loss he suffered due to severe cyclone Bulbul that hit the state last month, a family member said.

Ganesh Naiya had queued up before the Joynagar-1 BDO's office since 8 am on Monday.

"My elder brother was standing in the queue ...


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