Farmer suicide

Many states, Union Territories not providing details of farmer suicides: MHA in Rajya Sabha

G Kishan Reddy said as informed by the National Crime Records Bureau, many states and UTs have reported "nil" data on suicides by farmers.

published on : 21st September 2020

Mysuru farmers told to vacate village, threaten mass suicide

Many of the families who lost their land to the KIADB are left with nothing to survive on, and are in no mood to vacate.

published on : 28th July 2020

Farmer suicides in Andhra come down to 594 in 2018 from 804 in 2016

The number of farmer and agriculture labourer suicides in Andhra Pradesh has come down during 2018, which is good news for the State, a predominantly agrarian-based economy.

published on : 10th January 2020

Farmer suicides: Maharashtra tops table in 2018

According to the data compiled by NCRB, 10,349 people working in the farm sector committed suicide in 2018.

published on : 10th January 2020

Multiple states and UTs record ‘nil’ farmer suicides

The minister said advisories have been issued to all states and union territories to furnish complete data sets promptly for the speedy publication of ADSI report.

published on : 11th December 2019