At Ground Zero of farmer suicide, hopelessness and humiliation
PUBLISHED ON: May 8, 2012 | Duration: 2 min, 21 sec
Parliament was told last week that suicides by farmers in Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and elsewhere is on the decline because of farmer-friendly policies. But ground reports from these states tell a very different story. NDTV travels to Mahbubnagar district in Andhra Pradesh to find that on that single day, at least three farmers had committed suicide in the state.