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Number of Farmer Suicides in India (1995-2014)



The entire world is mourning the 3 plane crashes in 2014. Imagine what would happen if 30 such plane crashes happen every year. Unfortunately, that is the sad reality of Indian Farmers. In the last 19 years (1995-2014), a total of 3,02,116 farmers have committed suicide, which is like 600 plane crashes. What should the government do to help the farmer and thereby the country? How do we prevent Farmer Suicides in India ? Share your views.


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  2. Prevent corruption and give more help to the farmers. Get more taxes from Bollywood film industry and give that too farmers. Specially Bollywood stars get money from public and they don’t need that much money that they are earning.