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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
Aug 23, 2017
West Bengal floods: State govt not serious about farmers' problems, says BJP Kisan MorchaThe BJP Kisan Morcha accused the West Bengal government of not being serious in tackling the problems of farmers affected by the recent floods.
Aug 19, 2017
BJP suspends absconding Bihar leader over involvement in Rs 1,000 crore Srijan NGO scamA day after Nitish Kumar recommended a CBI probe into the Rs 1,000-crore Srijan scam, his ally BJP suspended a senior party leader for his involvement in it
Apr 29, 2015
Coward farmers remark: Irony is OP Dhankar was BJP’s Kisan Morcha president twiceThe remark is certainly insensitive and coming from someone who has been the president of the BJP’s Kisan Morcha twice it's deeply troubling. At a time when the country is in the midst of an agrarian crisis, which has led to a spate of suicides in the farming community, Haryana Agriculture Minister OP Dhankar has triggered a controversy by saying farmers who kill themselves are cowards and criminals. The insensitive remark of the Haryana minister has the opposition up in arms.