Another farmer attempts suicide over crop loss in Bargarh
KalingaTV News Network
Bargarh: By worsening the situation in the district further, another farmer attempted to kill self allegedly over crop loss caused by Nor’wester and hailstorm in Kanabar village under Barpali block on Friday.
Identified as Niranjan Bhoi (33), the farmer went to his crop field in the morning and consumed poison in a bid to end his life.
Naranjan’s family members found him in an unconscious state and admitted to a nearby hospital from where he was later shifted to VIMSAR in Burla due to deteriorating condition.
As per the victim farmer’s family members he was under immense mental stress over past few days after suffering crop loss.
In a similar incident, Akrura Bishi, another farmer from the same village had attempted to commit suicide by consuming poison in front of the office of Bargarh Collector over crop loss due to same reason on Thursday. He is under treatment at Bargarh DHH.