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Rajasthan farmer killed by honeybees


Press Trust of India Jaipur
A 60-year-old farmer died after being stung by a swarm of honeybees in Rajasthan's Sirohi district, police said Thursday.
The incident happened in Barewada village on Wednesday when Ukharam Meghwal was taking rest under a tree in the fields and a bee hive fell on him.
He was stung by a swarm of bees and became unconscious, Paladee police station in-charge Hari Om Meena said.
He said that the victim was rushed to a hospital for treatment where he died later.
The body was handed over to his family members after post-mortem, he said, adding that a case was registered.

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First Published: Mar 28 2019 | 3:00 PM IST

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