Punjab's farmers say hike in MSP for paddy not enough to relieve debt, doesn't match Centre's promise
Farmers' organisations in Punjab on Wednesday claimed that the Rs 200 per quintal hike in the minimum support price (MSP) of paddy does not match the claims of the BJP government at the Centre, which had promised to increase it to 1.5 times the cost of production.
Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Looming crisis should be a lesson for BJP; election rhetoric can backfire
It is a miracle that farmers in India still continue to grow crops when it is clear that it ultimately leads to their ruin and, sometimes, even their death.
New Delhi: The Tamil Nadu government Friday told the Supreme Court that 30 farmers have committed suicide across the state in 2016-17 and it was taking appropriate measures to deal with the situation.
For nearly three weeks now, more than hundred farmers from Thanjavur and Tiruchirappalli districts in Tamil Nadu have been protesting at Jantar Mantar.
It is time to withdraw the ban, says Maharashtra BJP legislator Bhimrao Dhonde