Nawabganj, Uttar Pradesh: Short circuit at the high tension wires passing through the sugarcane field has led to the burning of the cane grown over 15 acre land in Thaurera village. The incident has been registered with the Nawabganj police station.
According to police officials, farmers Chhotelal and Rambharoselal own the agricultural land in the village and they have cultivated sugarcane crops in their fields. The high tension wires are passing from their fields. The sparks from these wires ignited a fire in their fields and it engulfed fields within minutes. The farmers from the nearby region managed to bring the fire under control and saved other sugarcane fields. The cops are further investigating the case.