Pesticide deaths: Monocrotophos, which helps plants look green, is killing farmers in India

FirstPost, Rishiraj Bhagawati Oct, 17 2017. Insecticide poisoning has claimed several lives in the past couple of months, with at least 21 farmers dying in Yavatmal alone. While several explanations have been put forth for the deaths, one common factor among these cases has been the use of harmful pesticides. One such pesticide is monocrotophos