2nd protester death in two days: 72-year-old farmer dies due to cardiac arrest at Khanauri border - Hindustan Times
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2nd protester death in two days: 72-year-old farmer dies due to cardiac arrest at Khanauri border

By, Patiala
Feb 19, 2024 07:02 AM IST

A 72-year-old farmer, protesting at Khanauri on the Punjab-Haryana border, succumbed to a cardiac arrest on Sunday evening.The deceased farmer, Manjeet Singh of Patiala, was a unit president of BKU (Krantikari).

A 72-year-old farmer, protesting at Khanauri on the Punjab-Haryana border, succumbed to a cardiac arrest on Sunday evening.

A 72-year-old farmer, protesting at Khanauri on the Punjab-Haryana border, succumbed to a cardiac arrest on Sunday evening.
A 72-year-old farmer, protesting at Khanauri on the Punjab-Haryana border, succumbed to a cardiac arrest on Sunday evening.

The deceased farmer, Manjeet Singh of Patiala, was a unit president of BKU (Krantikari). The farmer was brought to the Patran Health Centre at around 7.30pm. “We suspected that the farmer may have suffered a massive heart attack. He was unconscious when he reached here. We referred the farmer to Rajindra Hospital,” said a senior doctor at the Health Centre. The farmer was declared brought dead at Rajindra hospital.

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On February 16, another farmer, Gyan Singh, 78, of Gurdaspur district, who was protesting at the Shambhu barrier on the Punjab-Haryana border, had succumbed to a heart attack.

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