Indian police fire tear gas, water cannon to break up farmers’ protest

Police use water cannons to disperse farmers during a protest demanding better price for their produce on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, October 2, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Indian police on Tuesday fired tear gas and water cannons to halt and scatter a march by thousands of protesting farmers heading for the capital, New Delhi, to demand better prices for their produce. Reeling from a crash in commodity prices, more than 50,000 farmers from the northern state of Uttar […]

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