Data

Over 3,000 farmer suicides in the last 3 years

Srikakulam Andhra pradesh (09-07-2012) Farmers experiencing bleak Kharif season as seed fields are going to dry in the absence of showers of South West monsoon in entire Srikakulam district....basheer

Srikakulam Andhra pradesh (09-07-2012) Farmers experiencing bleak Kharif season as seed fields are going to dry in the absence of showers of South West monsoon in entire Srikakulam district....basheer

According to figures from the Ministry of Agriculture, the total of number of suicides committed by farmers for agrarian reasons in the last three years stands at 3313.

The five States — Maharashtra, Telangana, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Kerala — accounted for 3301 of them.


Our code of editorial values

Related Topics
This article is closed for comments.
Please Email the Editor

Printable version | May 14, 2022 12:45:42 am | https://www.thehindu.com/data/Over-3000-farmers-committed-suicide-in-the-last-3-years/article60455305.ece