Palakkad Light and Sound Service owner ends life due to Covid-induced financial crisis

Palakkad: People facing hardship during the Covid pandemic times are increasing day by day and a Palakkad native and owner of Light and Sound Service committed suicide. Palakkad Vennakkara native Ponnumani who owns the Ponnumani Light and Sound Service ended his life due to financial crisis induced by the pandemic.

According to reports, Ponnumani took his life after he faced severe financial crunch during the pandemic times.

Ponnumani is the fifth person from this sector who committed suicide during the pandemic times. He consumed pesticide the other day and was under treatment at a hospital. His end came on Saturday morning in the hospital.

(Suicide is not a solution to any problem. Seek the help of a mental health expert if you are in distress. Toll-free helpline number- 1056)

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