June 13, Tuesday : Tragic incidents of farmer’s suicide is increasing day by day as three peasants of Madhya Pradesh ended their lives by committing suicide in a span of just 24 hours due to indebtedness.
In the latest causality, Hari Singh Jatav from Shamshabad, Vidisha, ended his life because of mounting bank loans in protest-hit state.
Earlier in a day, another debt-ridden farmer named Makhanlal hailing from Malwa village of Madhya Pradesh’s Hoshangabad district committed suicide on Tuesday by hanging himself.
Madhya Pradesh: A 68-year-old farmer Makhan Lal Digolia commits suicide by hanging himself from a tree in Hoshangabad's Seoni Malwa.
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A 52-year-old farmer, Dhulichand also became the victim of indebtedness as he committed suicide on Monday last night, after failing to repay loan amount of Rs 6 lakh in Madhya Pradesh’s Sehore, the constituency of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will visit Mandsaur on Wednesday to meet the families of deceased farmers.