Maldah: A farmer named Jabiruddin Sheikh committed suicide at Maldah’s Sambalpur area by consuming pesticide. As per the report Jabiruddin died on Sunday after he consumed pesticide on Saturday night and rushed to the hospital by neighbours.
It is reported that the deceased had taken a loan to cultivate his 4 bighas of land but suffered heavy losses due to the rain and thunderstorm. Unable to bear the burden he ended his life. Bengal has recently witnessed multiple suicide by the potato farmers.