Farmers’ issues: Videos

1. Vaayu’12 Fest – Documentary on Farmer Suicides

A documentary providing insight into the Farmer Suicides issue prepared by the Vaayu ’12 team by conducting ground level research at Manpur and Bodhbodan villages in the district of Yavatmal, Maharashtra – the epicenter of farmer suicides in India.


2. P. Sainath’s speech On Farmer Suicides in India at Pondicherry University

P. Sainath’s Keynote Address on “Farmer Suicides in India” at Pondicherry University. This video is a production by ‘The Inquirer’, Department of Mass Communication, Pondicherry University.

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3. Debt trap turns death trap for Vidarbha farmers (IBNLive)

A mother’s tears, a son’s shaved head tell-tale signs that death has struck this household in Vidarbha’s Wardha district. Kamlabai Bhoyar’s 28-year-old son Umesh committed suicide in November 2011.


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