Debt ridden farmer commits suicide in Nashik

Debt ridden farmer commits suicide in Nashik

Nashik, Apr 18 : One more debt-ridden farmer committed suicide by jumping in a field tank at Wake village in Malegaon taluka of the district.

A 40-year-old debt-ridden farmer allegedly committed suicide by jumping before a speeding train at Panewadi in Nandgaon taluka of Nashik district, railway police said on Monday.

The incident took place around 70 km from Nashik on Sunday evening, they said.

According to Manmad railway police, the relatives of the deceased farmer – Sanjay Kisan Wagh – told them that he must have taken the extreme step as he was unable to repay the loan after suffering crop losses due to unseasonal rain and hail-storm.


Farmer Manoj Shantaram Sawant (25) of Wake village in Malegaon taluka of the district allegedly committed suicide by jumping in Shet tale yesterday.

Further investigation is on.

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