• Farmers Suicide in Maharashtra: Causes & Remedies by Kishor N. Choudhary
    Farmers Suicide in Maharashtra: Causes & Remedies Prof. Kishor N. Choudhary Abstract: The villages epitomize the soul of India. Income from the Agriculture production is the main source for Indian economy. Agriculture sector is the only livelihood for more than 72% of the Indian population which...
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  • Farmers Suicide
    causes of suicides in Punjab. In the present case, suicides among Punjab farmers have by all means become a public. Issue as these are no longer confined to isolated cases. II. Objectives of the study The main objectives of the study are as follows: 1. To find out if there has been an increase in...
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  • Farmer's Suicide
    from Vidarbha but all over Maharashtra who showed a significantly high suicide rate.[19][20] The government appointed a number of inquiries to look into the causes of farmers suicide and farm related distress in general. Subsequently Prime Minister Manmohan Singh visited Vidarbha and promised a...
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  • farmer suicide in india
    , irrespective of their holding size.[18] Moreover, it was not just the farmers from Vidarbha but all over Maharashtra who showed a significantly high suicide rate.[19][20] The government appointed a number of inquiries to look into the causes of farmers suicide and farm related distress in general...
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  • Farmer's Suicide in India
    Farmers Suicides In India Agriculture sector has a pivotal role in Indian economy. The share of agriculture sector in G.D.P. of India was 44.0% during 1973-74 .Agriculture provides the principal means of livelihood for over 60 percent of India's population. There a significant increase in...
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    Suicide of Farmers in Maharashtra –Causes & Remedies (S.M.Wakude, AGM, CSID, NABARD, HO, Mumbai) Abstract For last few years every other day we read the news of farmers committing suicides. The number of farmers who have committed suicides since 1997 has crossed 1 lakhs. In this context the actual...
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  • Poverty
    , have been largely affected by corruption. It is increasing the gap between the rich and poor people of society. In 2010, 19,000 farmers committed suicide in India (4). The rate of suicide is about 7 per 100,000 farmers (4). Farmers’ cycle is the most important cause of suicide. What is farmer cycle...
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  • farmers suicide - reasons and solutions
    Farmer Suicides is a burning topic. One state where its incidence has been high and examine the causes and suggest remedies. Situation Analysis: More than 70 % of our population depends on agriculture for its living. However, the farmerssuicide rate in India is much higher than other...
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  • Qwert
    for emergence of the former. he recent spate of farmer suicides in Indian states has become the core of research and policy debates in the field of agrarian studies over the last one and a half decades. One sees a flood of publications indicating the causes of these suicides and policy...
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  • Farmer Suicide
    poorest farmers. This calls for removing of elaborate formalities and procedures for obtaining the loans. The causes of farmerssuicides are both economic and social. The economic causes are : (i) growing expenditure, specially on bought inputs (ii) low productivity (iii) inadequate...
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  • Globalization
    Agriculture : The biggest problem Indian agriculture faces today and the number one cause of farmer suicides is debt. Forcing farmers into a debt trap are soaring input costs, the plummeting price of produce and a lack of proper credit facilities, which makes farmers turn to private moneylenders who...
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  • Karnataka: a Brief Study on Globalization, Farming, and Genetically Modified Crops
    of the deceased, and [Rupees] 50,000 for a one-time settlement of the loans of indebted farmers." The government, in trying to alleviate pain without understanding the actual causes of the suicides, had in fact created a scenario where suicide was the best option for the indebted families...
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  • Farmer Suicides and Agrarian Distress
    ) issued against the future output whose price, invariably low and exploitative, is fixed by the agent himself. Farmer suicides Causes and Statistics The drying up of institutional credit and exploitative informal credit traps in the face of rising costs and declining profitability have led to...
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  • research paper
    It may not be the leading cause, however people believe that financial stress is a huge factor that leads to suicide. Financial problems plaguing people throughout the world have played a huge part of the number of suicidal deaths. In 2008, there were at least 1500 farmers that committed suicide...
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  • Monetary Policy
    was not just the cotton farmer but farmers as a professional category were suffering, irrespective of their holding size. Vidarbha but all over Maharashtra who showed a significantly high suicide rate. The government appointed a number of inquiries to look into the causes of farmerssuicide and farm...
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  • Swot Analysis
    Causes of Farmer Suicides in Maharashtra: AN ENQUIRY Final Report Submitted to the Mumbai High Court MARCH 15, 2005 Tata Institute of Social Sciences Rural Campus, P.B. No. 9, Tuljapur, Dist. Osmanabad Pin 413602 Tele-Fax: 02471-242061 www.tiss.edu 1 CONTENTS Acknowledgements Summary...
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  • Subham
    The Global Perspective The suicide rate for farmers throughout the world is higher than for the non-farming population. In the Midwest of the U.S. suicide rates among male farmers are twice that of the general population. In Britain farmers are taking their own lives at a rate of one a week. In...
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  • A Busy Day of Farmer
    difficult for him to pay back the money. Sometimes he takes the drastic step of suicide. The news of farmerssuicide has been a raging issue during recent years. Many times farmers involve their small children in petty works to earn a little money. This is an important cause of child labour. A farmer has...
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  • Plight of Indian Farmers
    transport facilities. Some of the main causes of the farmers’ mass suicide is due to absence of adequate social support infrastructure at the level of the village and district, uncertainty of agricultural enterprise in India, indebtedness of farmers, rising costs of cultivation, plummeting prices of farm...
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  • Agriculture in India - 2
    method of farming. He should be made literate. So, night-schools should be opened for him. He should be assisted by the Government in all possible ways. Because upon his well-being depends the welfare of Indian. Farmer Suicides – how can we prevent them? Agriculture has always been celebrated...
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