Why India’s cotton farmers are killing themselves
By Sugam Pokharel, CNN
Vidarbha, India (CNN)Yogita Kanhaiya is expecting a baby soon. She already has a two-year-old son.
Her husband, Moreshwor, a cotton farmer, won’t be around to see his children grown up. He committed suicide early in the pregnancy. Eight years back, Yogita’s father-in-law, also a cotton farmer, took his own life.