Tomato ketchup on road in Javagal

Tomato ketchup on road in Javagal

Farmers dump tomato on road after crash in prices for this product at the market in Javagal in Hassan district on Sunday. DH photo

With no takers for their produce, the farmers took out a protest blaming the government for the current situation. To express their anger, they dumped tomatoes on road.

They wanted the government to announce a minimum support price for tomato to bail out from the current crisis.