How Bad Is Maharashtra Farmer Crisis? 8 Suicides Every Day For 4 Years | Read
PUBLISHED ON: June 23, 2019 | Duration: 2 min, 19 sec
As many as 12,021 farmers committed suicide in Maharashtra from 2015 to 2018 for reasons that included bank loans and crop failure, averaging eight deaths a day. This number is over double that of the preceding four-year period from January 2011 to December 2014, when 6,268 farmers killed themselves.