Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha and Hasiru Sena has condoled the death of farmer leader Chaudhary Mahendra Singh Tikait. In a release, president of the sangha K.S. Puttannaiah said Mr. Tikait had led several farmers' agitations across the country and fought for their rights. Being from a farmer's family, he had in-depth knowledge of agriculture. His death was a huge loss for the farming community, Mr. Puttannaiah said. — Staff Reporter

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