MUMBAI: In a shocking incident that reveals the state of agrarian crisis in the country, a farmer in Maharashtra got just over Rs 1,000 for selling 750 kg onion.
The farmer--Sanjay Sathe, who hails from Nashik, was so upset that he decided to send the money to PM. Sathe sent the money order, mentioning that the amount be deposited in disaster relief fund.
Farmers have been agitating across India over the worsening crisis in the farm sector. They've also marched in Mumbai and Delhi, seeking govt attention. [December 2, 2018 Newsbits.in]