In a shocking incident amid tomato pricing, a farmer was brutally strangled to death in Andhra Pradesh. This is the second such incident reported in the Annamaya district of the Telugu State, due to tomatoes. Madhukar Reddy, a farmer was strangled to death by miscreants while he was sleeping at his farm to guard the crops near Pedda Tippa Samudra in Annamaya district. Earlier, another tomato farmer was killed.
A tomato farmer in Andhra Pradesh's Annammaya district was brutally strangled to death, said police on July 13. As per the initial investigation, the farmer was returning to his village from the field after earning Rs 30 lakhs from tomato sales. On his way, he was interrupted by a few unidentified men, with the intention of robbery attacked the farmer and murdered him. A case is registered for investigation.