Another alleged farmer suicide in Orissa
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Last Updated: Tuesday, December 29, 2009, 22:16
Rourkela: A farmer died after drinking poison at village Dhirei under Sadar police limits in Orissa's Sundargarh district, 110 km from here, the police said on Tuesday.

Police sources said 25-year-old Gurucharan Naik was rushed to the district headquarter hospital where doctors declared him brought dead last evening.

The sources said Gurucharan, a marginal farmer was suspected to have taken the extreme step after being unable to repay a loan which he had taken from the local cooperative.

The police were investigating the exact cause of death of the farmer.


First Published: Tuesday, December 29, 2009, 22:16

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