farmer suicides

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

1,029 farmers committed suicide in Andhra Pradesh last year, up from 664 in 2018

The number of suicides involving farmers and farmhands in Andhra Pradesh increased to 1,029 last year from 664 in 2018.

published on : 2nd September 2020

Andhra Pradesh first in using pesticides, second in farmer suicides

He said the manch opposed the English medium of teaching introduced by the State government.

published on : 24th February 2020

221 farmers ended lives till mid-March in Maharashtra this year

In March alone, 66 farmers have committed suicide in the Marathwada region, which is the most parched and backward region of the state.

published on : 31st March 2018

Yashwant Sinha's protest for farmers is alarm bell for BJP: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray

Sinha has been agitating for farmers' rights and was recently detained in Akola, Maharashtra while leading a protest for the acceptance of demands of the farmers in Vidarbha.

published on : 7th December 2017