Fire destroys paddy crop

Fire destroys paddy crop
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In a miserable incident, the crop ready for harvest got burnt down. This incident took place in Kazi Ramaram village in Thipparthi mandal on Wednesday. According to sources, the two-acre paddy crop of Manemma reached final stage and was ready to reap. She decided to cut the crop on Thursday.

Nalgonda: In a miserable incident, the crop ready for harvest got burnt down. This incident took place in Kazi Ramaram village in Thipparthi mandal on Wednesday. According to sources, the two-acre paddy crop of Manemma reached final stage and was ready to reap. She decided to cut the crop on Thursday.

On Wednesday afternoon, the high tension wires passing over her fields raised fire sparks due to friction and dropped on the crop. Fire engulfed and destroyed the entire crop. Manemma said that she cultivated a new type paddy this time and that many farmers asked the seed for Rs 1,600 per quintal. The fire cost her loss of Rs 80,000.

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