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Loan waivers fail to mitigate farm distress in rural India, says report

Updated : January 08, 2019 08:41 AM IST

The data, as mentioned in the report, highlights 16,324 farm labourers and 20,008 farmers committed suicide between 2014 and 2016. 
Of the total agricultural suicides during this period, suicides by farm labourers constitute 45 percent: report
Loan waivers fail to mitigate farm distress in rural India, says report
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