1300 farmers committed suicide in last 6 month
NPnews24 Online, Mumbai: Nationalist Congress Party Spokesperson Nawab Malik claimed that over 1,300 farmers from across Maharashtra have committed suicide over the past six month and reason is of drought.
जगाला पोसणारा बळीराजा स्वतःच दुष्काळाच्या दुष्टचक्रात अडकला आहे.गेल्या सहा महिन्यात महाराष्ट्रातल्या १३०० शेतकऱ्यांनी आत्महत्या केल्या. उभ्या जगाचा पोशिंदा दुष्काळ, नापिकीला तोंड देत सरकारी उपेक्षा सहन करत असल्याचे चित्र पाहायला मिळत आहे.#FarmerSuicide #Maharashtra @NCPspeaks pic.twitter.com/fGSkJepRjy
— Nawab Malik (@nawabmalikncp) July 24, 2019
When entire world is facing drought, crop loss and government’s apathy, he tweeted this. Earlier in the day, a 17-year-old daughter of a farmer committed suicide by consuming pesticide at her house in Solapur as she was unable to pay one lakh admission fees for the B.Tech course in time.
Frustrated over non-payment of fees before July 20, Rupali had argument with her family post which she consumed pesticide at her house.