Bolangir: A farmer allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison over crop loss at Barkani village under Sadar police limits in Bolangir district.
The deceased has been identified as Bhaktabandhu Dandasena.
According to sources, Dandasena had taken a loan for some agricultural purpose. However, he could not redeem the amount after crop loss. Distressed over repayment of the loans, Dandasena consumed poison.
His family members rushed him to Burla hospital but he died while undergoing treatment.