|Soudamini’s ultimate price for debt|
On 26 August 2010, for the first time in Orissa, a
woman farmer committed suicide. The reason was
the fear of not being able to pay back the loans that
she had taken for tilling her land, as her crop had failed.
Ranjan K Panda brings to fore the issues underlying this
case; issues that hold true not only for one case or state, but, perhaps, for the entire nation.