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Full loan waiver for farmers who committed suicide: Shanti Dhariwal

Full loan waiver for farmers who committed suicide: Shanti Dhariwal

JAIPUR: The loan liability of all farmers who had committed suicide in the state would be waived off totally and there will be no limit for their loans, said UDH minister Shanti Dhariwal, chairman of inter-departmental committee on on Saturday. He was interacting with the media after the first meeting […]

Rs 562 crore set aside to waive loans of DK ryots: Khader

Rs 562 crore set aside to waive loans of DK ryots: Khader

MANGALURU: A total Rs 562.13 crore has been set aside to waive loans of 67,627 farmers in Dakshina Kannada district, said district minister U T Khader on Thursday. Of these, three phase verification and documentation has been completed for 9,798 farmers and Rs 96.68 crore released, he said. Seeking to […]

‘Rs 562cr set aside to waive loans of DK ryots‘

‘Rs 562cr set aside to waive loans of DK ryots‘

MANGALURU: A total Rs 562.13 crore has been set aside to waive loans of 67,627 farmers in Dakshina Kannada district, said district minister U T Khader on Thursday. Of these, three phase verification and documentation has been completed for 9,798 farmers and Rs 96.68 crore released, he said. Seeking to […]

Government forms ministerial panel to look into farm loan waiver

Government forms ministerial panel to look into farm loan waiver

JAIPUR: The state government on Tuesday announced the formation of a six-member ministerial to work out modalities for the agriculture announced by the new Congress government in the state. The members of the committee are ministers BD Kalla, Parsadi Lal Meena, Lal Chand Kataria, Raghu Sharma, Govind Singh Dotasra and […]

Though it slowed growth, DeMo was needed: Modi

Though it slowed growth, DeMo was needed: Modi

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said the coming election will be one between ?janata (people)? and the opposition alliance (Mahagathbandan). ?Their single-point agenda is Modi. Do this to Modi, do that to Modi… Take any 10 pages of a newspaper, 10 leaders of (this) alliance in different voices […]

Assam launches credit subsidy, interest relief scheme for farmers

Assam launches credit subsidy, interest relief scheme for farmers

GUWAHATI: A day after Congress President promised a nationwide waiver of farm loans, the BJP-led government on Wednesday announced a credit subsidy, relief of interest on farm loans and incentives for farmers across the state. Assam finance Minister announced the three new schemes for the farmers on Wednesday and added […]

Drought & debt: Kurnool farmers migrate in droves

Drought & debt: Kurnool farmers migrate in droves

KURNOOL (AP): Far away from the raging political debate over a national farm is Tuggali railway station in Andhra Pradesh?s . By dusk, a small crowd gathers at this little-known station and swells as hundreds of farmers and agricultural labourers flock daily, with their clothes and basic cooking gear stuffed […]

CM Naveen Patnaik slams Congress, BJP over farm loan waiver demand

CM Naveen Patnaik slams Congress, BJP over farm loan waiver demand

BHUBANESWAR: BJD president and chief minister on Friday slammed the opposition Congress and for demanding farm in the state. ?Do most of you remember how the treasury was bankrupt, salaries of state government employees could not be paid and infrastructure works suffered from 1995-1999 during the Congress rule,? Naveen said, […]

Not in a race with others over farm loan waiver: Odisha finance minister Shashi Bhusan Behera

Not in a race with others over farm loan waiver: Odisha finance minister Shashi Bhusan Behera

BHUBANESWAR: Amid mounting pressure on the Naveen Patnaik government to waive off farm loan, state minister on Thursday virtually ruled out any such measures for the moment, saying they are not in a race to see who waives off the loans faster. ?As already stated by our chief minister, we […]

Clarity on farm loan waiver still a long way off in Rajasthan

Clarity on farm loan waiver still a long way off in Rajasthan

JAIPUR: It may take more than a couple of weeks before government rolls out the loan scheme, bringing clarity as to who would be eligible for the relief and what would be the terms and conditions. But sources in the government said that cooperative banks would be writing off loans […]