Burdwan: A man committed suicide after being unable to buy medicines for himself. The incident occurred in Jotram area under Burdwan police station. The person named Nitai Das (45) was a mason by profession and was suffering from chronic disease for a long time. He was going through financial difficulties since he couldn’t even work due to his illness. Last Tuesday he went to a doctor who prescribed some medicines for him which amounted to 400 rupees. He consumed poison since he could not afford the medicines. He was admitted to Burdwan Medical College where he died at night.