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Apr 25, 2019
As farm distress intensifies, rural poor who migrate to survive at risk of exploitation; women particularly vulnerableIndia’s farm sector has been in distress for decades due to a number of systemic reasons such as crop failures, debt burden, and rising prices of inputs.
Jul 20, 2018
India's water crisis: Errant rainfall, dearth of employment opportunities cause migration from Bundelkhand's farmlandsFarmers from Bundelkhand, eight districts of Uttar Pradesh and five districts of Madhya Pradesh have been moving to cities due to agrarian distress.
Mar 31, 2016
Firstpost Ground Report: “The farmer is finished”; two portraits from Telangana speak of rural India's distress migrationMany sardars are politically affiliated and send hundreds of thousands of people like Prabhai to work in kilns across Telangana and other states.