Thu, Aug 20, 2015, 04:21 PM
A farmer, Anji Reddy, and his wife, Nanjamma, committed suicide by drinking pesticides at Pudigundla village of Gorantla mandla in Anantapur district early this morning. They owed Rs. 5 lakh to money lenders and were unable to clear their debt, their relatives said. While Anji Reddy died on the way to the hospital, Nanjamma died while undergoing treatment. This is one of the numerous such cases in the drought-stricken district.