Pesticide Victims!


Joginder Kaur(60), who haslost her husbandand younger sonto pesticidesused in thefields, praysevery day thather only survivingson does notdie before her.With no land oftheir own, sheand her son workas farm handsand spray pesticidesto makeboth ends meet. Her husband and younger son also had the same job:spraying pesticides for years. Women display pictures of their deceasedfamily members at a dharna in Bathinda.