Farmer Suicides: 90,000 Farmers Counselled in 14 Maharashtra Districts

The Maharashtra government has said that a large number of farmers in 14 suicide-prone districts of the state have been provided counselling under Project Prerna. The Prerna Project is a Farmers’ Mental Health Service Programme and was launched in 2015. The project aims to curb farmers’ suicide. The project envisages social workers, psychiatrists and ASHA… Continue reading Farmer Suicides: 90,000 Farmers Counselled in 14 Maharashtra Districts