Why are Indian farmers angry?4 min read . Updated: 20 Dec 2017, 08:13 AM IST
Rising input costs and lack of remunerative prices have turned the terms of trade against the Indian farmer
While the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) managed to retain its stronghold of Gujarat in the recent state assembly elections, it conceded significant ground to the Congress in rural and semi-rural constituencies. The results bring to the fore the problem of rural discontent, as farmers intensify their protests against non-remunerative prices for their produce across India.
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