Madhya Pradesh: Mandsaur farmers, traders say demonetisation doomed us

In Mandsaur district of Madhya Pradesh, the farmers and traders, who buy farm produce, blame demonetisation for the present problems of farmers and their agitation against the government.

Speaking to India Today, farmers and traders of Mandsaur today said that note ban choked money supply adversely impacting the farm business despite bumper harvest.

Mukesh Patidhar, the leader of Patidhar Kisan Sangh, singled out demonetisation as the principal reason for the plight that the farmers find themselves in today in Madhya Pradesh