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Bijni farmer commits suicide

Yet another incident of farmer suicide strikes tragedy in Chirang district of Assam. The incident took place in Bijni area where a poor famer committed suicide. Identified as Lakheswar Rai, he hanged himself at his own residence. He has been suffering from acute financial crisis for the last several months.

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