Bhubaneswar: In another such incident, a farmer has committed suicide due to crop loss and loan burden in Mangarajpur village under Dharmashala block in Jajpur district early this morning.
The deceased farmer was identified as Gouranga Bala.
According to reports, Gouranga had undertaken paddy cultivation in some acres of land for which he had undertaken thousands of rupees from different sources. However, his crops were lost due to untimely rains. He couldn’t repay loans. He was under pressure.