By Imran Inamdar
Valpoi, Goa: Farmers held a massive protest under the banner of Sattari Shetkari Manch (SSM) in Goa's Valpoi town. They demanded inclusion of monkeys in the vermin category alleging that their crops are damaged by this animal.
They also demanded issuance of license to farmers to save their crops from monkeys.
"Unfortunately, monkeys frequently attack our trees, damage fruits, I alone suffered loss of four to five lakh last year. Loss of all taluka farmers will be in crores every year, if calculated, Uday Sawant, a farmer associated with...