Speaking to PTI, Mundi police station in-charge Antim Pawar said that a 70-year-old farmer identified as Jiwan Singh, a resident of Chandpur village in the district, came to attend the public meeting at Mundi on Sunday. But his condition deteriorated and he collapsed on the chair. Also Read - Ballia Shooting: Main Accused Dhirendra Singh, Others Arrested in UP's Lucknow
“He was taken to a hospital, where doctors declared him dead. Initial investigation revealed that he died of a heart attack,” he said.
As the news spread, those sitting around him dispersed while surprisingly, Scindia urged all those present in the rally to maintain one-minute silence for the deceased and commenced his speech.