DNA: Venezuela is facing political and economic crisis - Watch video to know why

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro`s opponents took to the streets Thursday, upping the ante after deadly clashes in the beleaguered oil-rich nation.

By Zee Media Bureau | Updated: Apr 21, 2017, 00:09 AM IST

Caracas: Protests have been raging in Venezuela against President Nicolas Maduro's with Opposition determined to oust the leftist leader.

It is said that pressure on him has been mounting since 2014, as falling prices for Venezuela's crucial oil exports have sent the economy into a tailspin.

Recent moves by Maduro to tighten his grip on power have escalated the country`s political and economic crisis and has sparked an international outcry.

People don't have enough money to buy food and medicines in that country.

Watch Zee News' popular programme DNA to get an insight into the crisis facing Venezuela: