Tarn Taran, February 22
A debt-ridden farmer allegedly died by consuming some toxic substance at Gujjarpura village right here on Sunday. The deceased has been recognized as Jarnail Singh (45). He owed Rs 17 lakh to financial institution and a fee agent.
The sufferer owned non-cultivable two acre within the Mand space. Jarnail had been getting notices from the financial institution to pay mortgage instalments and the fee agent was additionally pressurising him to repay the quantity. The sufferer’s eldest son had additionally died by suicide over debt a yr in the past.
His spouse handed away six months go. Jarnail is survived by two sons — Jarmanjit Singh (17) and Jagroop Singh (16). The police have registered a case.