THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Rahul Gandhi, the MP-elect from Wayanad and the President of AICC, has sent a letter to the Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan requesting a probe on the farmer suicide in Wayanad. The requested probe is on the suicide of V. Dinesh, a resident of Panamaram Panchayat. The letter also mentions Rahul’s phone conversation with the wife of the deceased in which the cause of the death was detailed.
Rahul’s letter also elucidates on how bank loans are the reason for such suicides. The representatives of banking institutions are frequently troubling farmers even after the govt declared a moratorium for agriculture loans till December 31. The Wayanad MP-elect also extended his support to bringing up long term projects to resolve the problems of farmers.