Meanwhile, a joint investigation team comprising Balasore District Collector, officials from Agriculture Department and police personnel visited Pakharabada village in Balasore district to conduct a thorough probe into farmer Sudam Khatua’s suicide case. The farmer died at SCB Medical College & Hospital in Cuttack yesterday. He had consumed poison on Tuesday.
Unable to pay loans, another farmer ends life in Boudh
Boudh/Bhubaneswar, 16/03/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty ) : Perturbed over the mounting debt and repeated crop failure, another farmer from Jalepalli village of Boudh district allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison.The deceased identified as Ballav Darei took the extreme step following remainders from the money lenders from whom he had taken loans.