Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Dhenkanal, Jan 15:
Even as the Odisha government submitted its final report on the losses sustained due to drought, yet another farmer in the state succumbed to his suicide attempt today allegedly due to debt burden and drought related crop loss.
The deceased farmer has been identified as Prasanna Sahu of Mangalpur village in Dhenkanal district, reports said.
Prasanna had consumed poison on Thursday and was shifted to the SCB Medical College & Hospital at Cuttack. He succumbed to his attempt today at the hospital, reports added.