I found this grass on a narrow strip of wasteland lying between railway tracks and a paddy field. I captured only a few distant shots using my 5x compact. It was not possible to go closer to record leaf or inflorescence size. So, i give an approximate value. Could it be Coix lacryma-jobi L.?
Species : UNKNOWN
Habit & Habitat : height - avg. 5 feet, a few more than 7 feet, leaves - 1 foot or more x 1.5 inches or a bit more
Date : 18/9/12, 9.58 a.m.
Place : Hooghly