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India yogi who claimed to live without food or water dies aged 90

May 26, 2020 - 9:21 PM

Prahlad Jani's story has attracted interest in India's medical community before he died

(FILES) In this file photo taken on May 6, 2010 Indian sadhu, Hindu holy man, Prahlad Jani is escorted by devotees and relatives after a press conference in Ahmedbad. - An Indian holy man, Prahlad Jani, who claims he spent eight decades without food or water, shocking scientists, has died aged 90 in the western India state of Gujarat, his neighbours told AFP. (Photo by Sam PANTHAKY / AFP) / “The erroneous mention[s] appearing in the metadata of this photo by Sam PANTHAKY has been modified in AFP systems in the following manner: [90] instead of [91]. Please immediately remove the erroneous mention[s] from all your online services and delete it (them) from your servers. If you have been authorized by AFP to distribute it (them) to third parties, please ensure that the same actions are carried out by them. Failure to promptly comply with these instructions will entail liability on your part for any continued or post notification usage. Therefore we thank you very much for all your attention and prompt action. We are sorry for the inconvenience this notification may cause and remain at your disposal for any further information you may require.”