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Farmer death continues;Another farmer ended his life

Boudh,Dec 8: Another farmer in Boudh district allegedly ending his life by consuming poison on Tuesday.

Farmer named Subhanath Pradhan from Khuntapada village under Harabhanga block in the district, took the extreme step due to crop loss and debt burden.

Sources said Subhanath had consumed poison apprehending crop loss and was admitted to VSS Medical College in Burla in a critical condition late on Monday night.

Police have seized the body and sent it for post-mortem.

Stipend of pre and para-clinical PG students hiked

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Bus services to Kotia villages in Odisha soon

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