Vidarbha farmer lost both sons due to Bt.cotton failure -Tarun Bhrat reports
Nagpur-15th November 2009
It's very shocking facts reported today by regional marathi daily 'Tarun Bhrat ' regarding ex-serviceman Bhimrao Mulay of village gotri in Chikhali taluka of Buldhana district which is under severe grip agrarian crisis .
Bhimrao who served Indian army since 1961 to save Indian boarder at the time of 1971 Indo-Pakistan war ,can't save his two sons namely 1.Digamber 2.Vishnu from committing suicides who were working as bullocks as he sold couple of bullocks to solemnized his only daughter's marriage inviting massive debt.
News item further adds that after Bt. cotton crop failure both the son who were under deep distressed condition killed themselves .This is common condition of all cotton farmers of vidarbha who killing themselves due to huge debt and continuous bt.cotton failure in the region.
Toll claims multi thousand crores relief packages failed to save these dying vidarbha farmers.