A 55-year-old debt-ridden farmer allegedlycommitted suicide by consuming poison at Patargavan village in Patritaluka of the district.
Farmer Shivaji Ghadge consumed poison on Sunday night as he wasfrustrated about his inability to repay the mounting burden of loandue to successive crop failure.
He was taken to a hospital where he later succumbed, police said.
Mr Ghadge is survived by his wife, three daughters and two sons.
A case of accidental death was registered in this regard, sources added.
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