Three debt-ridden farmers end life in MP
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Last Updated: Monday, August 08, 2011, 16:13
  
Akola (MP): Three debt-ridden farmers committed suicide in the last 24 hours in neighbouring Buldana district of Maharashtra, police said on Monday.

The incidents took place yesterday one after the other when one farmer hanged himself to death while two others consumed insecticides, they said.

Bhagwan Bijesing Parihar (35) from Ancharwardi village in Chikhli taluka hanged self at his house yesterday after crop failure.

In the second incident, Bhika Mangu Rathod (65) of village Harni near Undri in Buldhana consumed insecticide after he was unable to pay back his debts, police said.

The third suicide occurred at village Madakhed in Jalgaon Jamod taluka where 33-year-old Santosh Narhari shintre ended his life in a similar manner on his agriculture land.

His land was already taken into possession by the money lender of the same village.

PTI


First Published: Monday, August 08, 2011, 16:13


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