Indian farmers dump tonnes of tomatoes in lake as prices plummet

Angy farmers from southern India on Sunday (May 16) dumped tonnes of tomatoes in a local lake amid plummeting prices. A video filmed in the Krishnagiri district of Tamil Nadu showed a farmer tipping huge quantities of perfectly ripe tomatoes into the lake from his truck. According to local media, the price of ten kilos of tomatoes in India has sunk below one euro or (1.21 US dollars).