A 64-year-old farmer died inside his trolley at Tikri border, the place farmers are protesting, on Thursday night time. The man, Raj Kumar, hailed from Haryana’s Bhana village.
Police in Bahadurgarh stated Kumar was discovered unconscious inside his trolley. He was rushed to a close-by district hospital and later referred to Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (PGIMS) in Rohtak, the place he was declared lifeless.
His household has been knowledgeable and his physique is on the mortuary, officers stated.
A senior police officer stated, “We will conduct inquest proceedings in the matter. According to his friends, Kumar was sleeping alone in his trolley. He suffered a brain haemorrhage and he also had a cold. We are waiting for the doctor’s final reports.”
Kumar had been protesting on the Tikri border for greater than 20 days. He got here with 5 different farmers from his village, with police saying all of them are taking the physique again to his dwelling.
The All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee claims greater than 42 farmers have died within the final 37 days of the protest — a few of pure causes and others in accidents en route.