Laravel delete Operation

Learn ways to delete data from the database in Laravel.


The delete operation is important in any software application to remove duplicate, redundant records. Removal of data always comes with some risks, so developers need to validate the operation in order to avoid any loss.

Just like the read, update, and delete operations, Laravel provides two simple ways to delete data:

  • Using Eloquent

  • Using DB facade

Deleting data using Eloquent

Eloquent provides an intuitive way to interact with our database using PHP objects. Let’s look at some methods for deleting data.

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