NCP to agitate over loan waiver

mumbai Updated: May 29, 2016 11:10 IST

MUMBAI: The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) will agitate in drought-affected areas from June 7 against the state government for not giving loan waivers to farmers. The decision was taken in a meet convened by the NCP chief on Saturday.

Sunil Tatkare, state NCP president said the NCP had given the government an ultimatum of June 5.

The Congress and the NCP will lead separate delegations to Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao. The NCP will demand senior BJP minister Eknath Khadse’s sacking from the state cabinet, said sources.

Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam will lead a delegation to the Governor on May 30 regarding the alleged corruption cases against the state government and the BMC.

First Published: May 29, 2016 11:10 IST