Demonetisation: 11 deaths reported so far as India queues up outside banks

  |   India News

The Narendra Modi government's decision to scrap Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 has led to chaos in the country.

Two elderly men - a 69-year-old in Limdi town of Surendranagar district in Gujarat and another in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar town - standing in seemingly unending queues at banks suffered heart attack and died.

In Mumbai's Govandi area, a couple lost their new born child who was suffering from high fever because the hospital refused to take the deposition fees in Rs 1000 and Rs 500 notes.

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