Koraput: A farmer committed suicide in Maliguda village under Potangi police station in Koraput district today allegedly due to crop loss and debt burden.
The deceased was identified as Loknath Pangi.
As per reports, Pangi consumed pesticides in his crop field and returned home and informed his wife about the same.
Wasting no time, the family members rushed Loknath to Potangi Community Health Centre nearby. He died while undergoing treatment.
It was alleged that Loknath was under severe mental pressure about the loan he had borrowed for agriculture purpose after the crops were damaged.