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Farmers back in Mumbai to demand land rights, loan waivers

Updated : November 22, 2018 01:37 PM IST

It was the latest protest by farmers against the Maharashtra government headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party, which faces a general election in May and a handful of state polls in the coming weeks.
It was the latest protest by farmers against the Maharashtra government headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party, which faces a general election in May and a handful of state polls in the coming weeks.
The farmers, mostly from the tribal belt in western India, are also demanding farm loan waivers and higher prices for food grain, milk and other produce.
Farmers back in Mumbai to demand land rights, loan waivers
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