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Crops damaged, farmer commits suicide in Kandhamal

24/08/2019 at 12:16 PM

Bhubaneswar: After a gap of a month or so, another ghastly incident of farmer suicide has come to the fore in Odisha now.

According to reports, a farmer, Gobardhan Mallick, of Kilupada village under K Nuagaon area of Kandhamal district ended life by consuming insecticide.

On Tuesday, Gobardhan had gone to spray pesticide on his 3-acre land on which he bad undertook paddy cultivation. However, he was found in an unconscious state on the field later in that day. He had allegedly consumed pesticide after seeing damaged paddy plants due to spread of alluvial soil in flash floods.

Family members rushed him to the K Nuagaon hospital soon. After a day, he was shifted to Baliguda hospital as his condition deteriorated. However, he died on Friday evening.

Family members have demanded that the administration provide them adequate compensation as Gobardhan was the lone bread owner of the family. 

Bhubaneswar: After a gap of a month or so, another ghastly incident of farmer suicide has come to the fore in Odisha now.

According to reports, a farmer, Gobardhan Mallick, of Kilupada village under K Nuagaon area of Kandhamal district ended life by consuming insecticide.

On Tuesday, Gobardhan had gone to spray pesticide on his 3-acre land on which he bad undertook paddy cultivation. However, he was found in an unconscious state on the field later in that day. He had allegedly consumed pesticide after seeing paddy plants damaged due to spread of sand in the recent flash floods.

Family members rushed him to the K Nuagaon hospital soon. After a day, he was shifted to Baliguda hospital as his condition deteriorated. However, he died on Friday evening.

Family members have demanded that the administration provide them adequate compensation as Gobardhan was the lone bread owner of the family. 

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