50 turmeric farmers to contest against Modi in Varanasi

Fifty turmeric farmers of Nizamabad district are planning to contest the polls against Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi Lok Sabha constituency to make the nation understand the gravity of their problem. 
Farmers had contested the polls in Nizamabad Lok Sabha constituency early this month. Now, a group of 178 other farmers want to take on Modi in Varanasi, from where he is seeking re-election. 
Nizamabad market yard Launched in 1933, it is the second largest market yard in Telangana state, well known for turmeric crop all over India. While a major part of turmeric crop reached the market yard from Nizamabad, Nirmal, Jagityal districts various food grains such as paddy, maize, turmeric, pulses, soya bean, sunflower, aamchur, onions and other crops are also sold from here.

The turmeric produce was being sold across the nation and international markets and several turmeric supplements bei