Voice of Maharashtra

An elderly farmer couple committed suicide by taking pesticides

Solapur: An elderly farmer couple committed suicide by taking pesticides in the outskirts of Khandali village in Mohol taluka. This type came to light on Friday morning. The exact cause of this incident was not immediately understood.
Popat Baburao Mule (age 65) and Kamalbai Popat Mule (age 57) are the names of the unfortunate elderly couple who committed suicide. The couple was farming on their own in the outskirts of Khandali village. The husband and wife left the house on Thursday evening due to unknown reasons. Since he did not return home late at night, his relatives began searching for him. After searching all night, the couple's whereabouts were not known. Meanwhile, on Friday, when the search resumed the next day, the couple was found lying unconscious under a lemon tree in a tomato plot on their own farm. Foam was coming out of both their mouths. It became clear that he had committed suicide by spraying some pesticide. The incident has been registered at Mohol police station.