farmers suicide

Unable to repay debts, Three tenant farmers in Andhra Pradesh commit suicide

Three tenant farmers, two from Guntur and one from Krishna, committed suicide by consuming pesticide on Wednesday. All the ryots were chilli and cotton growers.

published on : 5th September 2019

Two debt-ridden Andhra farmers end lives

Unable to pay their debts, two farmers from West Godavari and Anantapur districts have ended their lives.

published on : 6th August 2019

Ongole Ryots’ suicides: CPI leader consoles families

Communist Party of India (CPI) State secretary K Ramakrishna on Saturday visited families of several farmers who had committed suicide in the district.

published on : 4th August 2019

Telangana woman farmer tries to kill self over official apathy

According to information, Bheemapogu Seetamma, a resident of SC colony in Julurpad mandal, owns one acre and 20 kuntas of inherited land.

published on : 31st July 2019

Debt-ridden farmer commits suicide in 

A debt-ridden farmer committed suicide by hanging himself to a ceiling in an abandoned house at Boditippanapadu in Peddamudiyam mandal in the early hours of Friday.

published on : 27th July 2019

Debt burden behind 28-year-old farmer's suicide in Odisha

The farmer, Baishnab Bhue, was reportedly under mental pressure after his paddy crop got damaged due to scanty rainfall.

published on : 26th July 2019

Two debt-ridden farmers commit suicide in Andhra Pradesh

A debt-ridden farmer allegedly committed suicide at Mukundapuram village in Garladinne Mandal of Ananatapur district on Friday.

published on : 20th July 2019

Debt-ridden farmer kills self in UP's Banda

Ram Kishan hanged himself from a tree near the tubewell in his field, SDM Sandip Kumar said.

published on : 17th July 2019

Distressed by debt burden, 2 farmers end lives in Andhra Pradesh

According to police and family members, Naik owns 2.42 acres of land and took another 10 acres of land on lease to take up cultivation.

published on : 16th July 2019

Debt-ridden farmer kills self in Rajasthan, blames Gehlot government in suicide note

The incident has sparked a protest with farmers taking to the streets in Sri Ganganagar on Tuesday.  

published on : 25th June 2019

Rahul Gandhi writes to Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan over farmers suicide

Gandhi, newly elected MP from Wayanad, said that the farmer's death isn’t an isolated one and there has been a spate of farmer suicide in Wayanad.

published on : 31st May 2019

'No defaulting farmer will be jailed': Rahul pledges new law, 'kisan budget'

Mounting a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Gandhi said if the BJP-led government can waive huge debts of industrialists, why should the distressed farmers be punished.

published on : 26th April 2019

National plan by Chennai-based suicide prevention centre to prevent suicides in the making

The plan will also be developing basic supportive skills and helping identifying a person with suicidal tendencies.

published on : 13th April 2019

34 farmers' suicides in West Bengal in eight months: Congress

Somen Mitra said when distressed farmers throw their produce like potato, chillies and vegetables on the highway, then the state ministers remain mum.

published on : 25th March 2019

Farmers sow. Reaper reaps

As many as eight farmers have committed suicide in Idukki since the devastating deluge in August last year.

published on : 3rd March 2019
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