Tag: Agrarian distress

  • Agrarian distress: India pays price of reforms by stealth

    Agrarian distress: India pays price of reforms by stealth

    By Amit Kapoor, The 180 km-long march of Maharashtra’s farmers from Nashik to Mumbai that swelled to about 40,000 in number by the time it reached the state capital is a potent reminder of the burgeoning problem of agrarian distress in India. It is also indicative of how this segment of the Indian population —…