Sunday, November 26, 2006

11 farmers commit suicide in Vidarbha

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Nagpur, Nov 26 (PTI) Eleven farmers committed suicide in the last two days in various parts of Vidarbha, an NGO claimed here today.

With this, the number of suicides by farmers in the region has risen to 1,136 since June, and 91 have ended lives in November alone.

The dead were identified as Rameshwar Hade of Rohinkhed in Buldana, Namdeo Karmole of Bhoji in Wardha, Narayan Khobalkar of Viverkheda in Washim, Devidas Chikre of Sindhewahi in Nagpur, Karnu Soyam of Nagejhari in Yavatmal, Pravin Vijay Bakamwar and Bhagwan Kadam of Yavatmal, Bhaskar Jaoujal of Hingni in Akola and Anil Khadse, Kishore Yewatkar and Dyandeo Bendre of Amravati, a release issued by Vidarbha Jan Andolan Samiti said. PTI

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