Wayanad: Another incident of farmer suicide in Kerala. The deceased, identified as Anil (32), a native of Edavaka, Palliyara in Wayanad, has taken his own life. His body was discovered hanging in his house.
Anil’s crops were damaged during the last monsoon. Around four thousand banana trees were completely destroyed. It is revealed that the farmer had taken loans from various banks to support his agricultural activities, resulting in a debt exceeding three lakh rupees.