Unable to pay debt, farmer ends life

KalingaTV News Network

farmer suicideNuapada: A farmer committed suicide in Laki village under Boden block in the district yesterday night for not being able to clear his debt.

The deceased farmer identified as Jadumani Bag.

Jadumani who had borrowed a sum of Rs 30,000 from a village money lender to cultivate paddy in his 3 acres of land, suffered crop loss due to less rainfall and could not repay. After remaining under immense mental stress for the last few days, he consumed pesticide last night.

Jadumani was rushed to the Khadiala Mission Hospital by family members immediately where he died under treatment.

Khadiala Police have registered a case of unnatural death in the incident and started investigation.

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