Bargarh: A 60-year-old man and his son turned critical after they attempted to commit suicide by consuming poison over a family feud at Nuagarh village in Bargarh district on Saturday.
The father-son duo was identified as Parama Suna and his son Budha Suna (35) of Nuagarh village.
According to sources, the incident occurred when the duo entered into an argument over some petty issue today morning. However, the argument took an ugly turn when Parama consumed pesticide kept in his house. Later, his son Suna also consumed the poison.
The duo was initially rushed to Bargarh district headquarters hospital and later shifted to VIMSAR in Burla after their condition deteriorated.
On being informed, police reached the village and launched a probe into the matter.