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Debt-ridden Maharashtra farmer kills self by lighting his own pyre

On Friday evening, Bolpilwad went to his farm at Turati village near Umri area, 575km from Mumbai, built a pyre in his field and set it afire, killing himself, the official said.

published on : 12th November 2018

Fearing crop loss for mositure stress, farmer attempts suicide

A 63-year-old farmer of Nagupada village under Jaipatna block allegedly attempted suicide apprehending crop loss on Friday night.

published on : 11th November 2018

Slow probe in farmer death in AAP rally irks rights panel

Singh a 40-year-old farmer from Dausa district in Rajasthan committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree.

published on : 7th November 2018

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis launches schemes aimed at day-time power supply for farmers

The CM said the farmer-centric schemes would enrich lives of farmers, while schemes for the appropriate voltage supply and electric vehicles charging centre would also help the industry.

published on : 17th October 2018

Mysuru farmer family finds new life with exotic crops

At a time when distressed farmers in the state are taking their own lives after falling into debt traps, a family of farmers at Talur in Mysuru taluk have been reaping rich dividends. 

published on : 13th October 2018

Farmer, wife, two kids commit suicide in Karnataka over debt

On Friday night, Nandish reportedly bought chicken kabab and laced it with poison and consumed it along with his family.

published on : 23rd September 2018

618 farmers in Marathwada commit suicide between January to September this year

The highest numbers of 125 suicides were reported in drought-prone Beed district and the lowest 42 suicides were from Hingoli district.

published on : 12th September 2018

Hyderabad HC directs State to provide infrastructure support for implementing ryot schemes

A division bench of the Hyderabad High Court directed the two States to utilise the services of legal services authorities in identifying the beneficiaries under the two schemes.

published on : 4th September 2018

Kota farmer commits suicide over monetary dispute

Refuting media reports of debt being the reason behind the suicide, the officer said prima facie a monetary dispute was the reason behind the step.

published on : 3rd September 2018

CPI chief urges government to take market intervention steps for onion farmers

There is no remunerative price in Kurnool Market Yard and no takers for their produce.

published on : 3rd September 2018

63 farmers commit suicide in Marathwada in one month

Of the 63, the highest of 19 deaths were reported from Beed district followed by Osmanabad 14, Nanded 8, Aurangabad and Parbhani 7 each, Latur 4 and Jalna and Hingoli 2 each.

published on : 30th August 2018

Maharashtra: Farmer kills self in Yavatmal; kin claim bank denied him crop loan

The family members of the deceased claimed that he was frustrated since he had lost cotton crop on four acres of land due to flood this monsoon.

published on : 12th August 2018

Congress to stir over farm neglect in Odisha

Opposition Congress is planning to take to the streets over the State Government’s failure to address the distress situation in agriculture sector which has led to the suicide of a farmer in Kalahandi

published on : 6th August 2018

Loan burden leads Kalahandi farmer to commit suicide

The scourge of farmers’ suicide reared its ugly head again in the State as a farmer resorted to the extreme step in Kalahandi district on Saturday.

published on : 6th August 2018

Four members of Tamil Nadu farmer's family commit suicide

Police said the farmer first hung his 11-year-old daughter and his four-year-old son before he and his mother ended their lives in a similar manner.

published on : 5th August 2018
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