Varsha Torgalkar covers social justice, gender and politics mainly in Maharashtra, India. She has written for print and online mediums like The Wire, Firstpost, Scroll, The Hindu, and Hindustan Times.

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Varsha Torgalkar
social justice, gender and politics

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The suicide epidemic in the profitable Indian microfinance market

  • Agriculture
  • Finance

MUMBAI - This story focuses on the suicide epidemic of Indian farmers related to over-indebtedness. For the first time the names of the lenders and their donors involved in the farmers' suicides due to overindebeteness are uncovered.