Warangal: A young cotton farmer has allegedly committed suicide by consuming pesticide at his agriculture field under Atmakur police station limits. The deceased, called as Rasamalla Rajender (33), belongs to Kothapet village of Warangal mandal in the district. According to sources, the farmer has sown the crop in seven acres, of which he owns one acre and the remaining six acres were taken on lease.
Cotton farmer suicide in Warangal
Due to bad weather conditions, he could get only 20 bags of cotton in first picking. On Monday, he took the produce to Enumamula agriculture market. But he could not get proper price as the price offered to the produce ranged between Rs 2,000 to 3,000 per quintal in the market on that day.