Mumbai: Despite a good monsoon, the spate of farmers’ suicides continues in the state, said an edit in Saamna, the mouthpiece of the Shiv Sena, on Wednesday. “These suicides are due to the government’s wrong decisions,” the edit piece says.
Continuing its tirade against the government, Saamna said farmers are not getting a good price for their produce. What’s more, the government has refused to waive farm loans even in these difficult days.
The plight of farmers in the Marathwada region is particularly bad, where suicides are common — nearly two every day