Agrarian crisis

Agrarian crisis dominates, set to influence 2019 general elections

Amid protests, the government increased the Minimum Support Price for certain agriculture commodities.

published on : 19th December 2018

Hike in MSP is a welcome step but has to be followed up with more action: Professor MS Swaminathan

Professor MS Swaminathan the Central government's approval to hike in the MSP for Kharif crops was a 'welcome first step in the process of overcoming agrarian crisis.'

published on : 4th July 2018

Cauvery verdict: Agrarian crisis would worsen, fear ryots in Tamil Nadu

Farmers in Delta region worry that the SC verdict will lead to shrinking of cultivable land in the State which would force many away from agriculture

published on : 17th February 2018