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40-Year-Old Dies Allegedly Due to Starvation in Barabanki

Jun 07, 2016 03:30 PM IST India India

40-year-old Shrikant Dikshit died allegedly due to starvation in Barabanki in Uttar Pradesh. Shrikant lived with his mother and younger brother in Barabanki and used to work as a daily labourer. He suffered a leg injury and was unable to get adequate work. The family claims, they had no food to eat and also alleged that the local PDS shops have not been giving them their quota of rice and wheat.