Farmer Suicides Proving to be Achilles Heel for Telangana Government
PUBLISHED ON: June 4, 2015 | Duration: 1 min, 55 sec
One year after its formation, Telangana is one of the richest states in the country, next only to Gujarat. Yet its Achilles Heel is proving to be farmer suicides, with at least 950 deaths reported in the new state. Forecast of a deficient rainfall could mean a second terrible year in succession. Last year, Telangana was among the most monsoon deficient states.