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Feb 26, 2019
Maharashtra sees staggering increase in farmer suicides, almost half of victims' families receive no compensation, shows RTIFrom January 2015 to the end of 2018, 11,995 farmers committed suicide in Maharashtra, a 91 percent increase over the previous three year period.
Feb 20, 2019
Maharashtra farmers begin protest march from Nashik; will raise loan waiver, other demands in Mumbai on 27 FebBetrayed by the government at central and state levels, farmers began a protest march from Nashik to Mumbai on Wednesday to press for demands
Nov 30, 2018
'Farmers have realised only agitation, not reasoning will lead to action': MS Swaminathan extends support to marchProfessor MS Swaminathan, better known as the 'Father of the Green Revolution', spoke in support of the Kisan Mukti March (farmers' freedom march) in Delhi on Friday.
Oct 03, 2018
Farmers' leader says march ended but protest to continue, will teach govt lesson in 2019 if all demands not metThe protesting farmers have demanded loan waivers, clearing of dues by sugar mills, higher MSP, free electricity for farms and a cut in diesel prices.
Sep 05, 2018
Determined to be heard, farmers and workers turn Delhi into sea of red, march from Ramlila Maidan to Parliament StreetLeft-affiliated farmers and workers' unions gathered in Delhi from across the country for the rally, some walking for miles, others hopping on to buses or trains, to press for their demands.