Farmer suicide rate sees marginal decline in 2018, concerns remain2 min read . Updated: 09 Jan 2020, 10:52 PM IST
- 10,349 farmers and agricultural labourers killed themselves in 2018 compared with 10,655 in the previous year
- In 2015, the government published elaborate data on farmer suicides, including reasons for suicides
BENGALURU/NEW DELHI : A total of 10,349 farmers and agricultural labourers committed suicide in 2018, a marginal dip from the 10,655 cases in the year before, home ministry data showed.
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