Kolkata,Dec 4 : A man died while standing in a queue in front of an ATM outlet in West Bengal on Saturday as people struggle for cash since November 8.
Kallol Roy Chowdhury, 52, collapsed in front of a State Bank of India ATM outlet outside Hooghly district’s Bandel railway station, police said.
Roy Chowdhury who was a resident Behala in south Kolkata was taken to a hospital where He was pronounced dead.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee consoling the family of the deceased blamed the Narendra Modi-led central government for the “unfortunate toll” in the nation post demonetisation.
“Unfortunate death toll continues… This morning Kallol Roy Chowdhury collapsed and died in front of SBI ATM at Bandel station,” Banerjee tweeted.