Tag: farm crisis

Farm crisis: Shivraj breaks his fast

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today ended his indefinite fast, which he began yesterday to restore peace as the farmers’ agitation had turned violent in many parts of the State and 6 persons had died after the Police opened fire on agitating farmers at Pipalia Mandi in Madsaur district on

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Abject failure of the government to address the farm crisis

Lalit Shastri What is at the root of the farm crisis leading to massive protests and agitation by the farmers, particularly in Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra, has been summed up to a great extent by the Reserve Bank of India in its Second Bi-monthly Monetary Policy Statement, 2017-18 -Resolution of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC),

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