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Thursday, Oct 17, 2019
news about Farm loan waiver
Aug 27, 2019 09:01
Shivraj Chouhan imitated Gandhi’s speeches delivered during election rallies in the state Assembly election last year. “He had promised to write off farm loans up to Rs two lakh within one, two, three, four, five....10 days,” he said at Jan Aakrosh Rally... read more
Mar 08, 2019 12:43
The Rajasthan government has announced to waive off cooperative loans of farmers up to Rs 2 lakh under the farm loan waiver scheme in Rajasthan. read more
Feb 22, 2019 23:38
Chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, who also holds finance portfolio unveiled the waiver, which he promised in his election campaign, in a vote-on-account he presented in the assembly.. read more
Feb 06, 2019 15:31
The agrarian crisis or farmer distress in Rajasthan is one of the issues that the Congress had promised to tackle during its campaign in the run-up to the assembly elections last year. read more
Jan 22, 2019 07:59
They are a manifestation of deepening fault lines in our democracy. They will benefit only a minuscule minority. read more
Jan 15, 2019 18:26
‘Jai Kisan Rin Mukti Yojana’ will benefit 55 lakh small and marginal farmers and cost the state exchequer Rs 50,000 crore,” Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath said. read more
Jan 09, 2019 15:44
The Congress chief criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not doing enough for the farmers and said “the PM always plays on the back foot, I want the youth of the country to play of front foot and hit a sixer.” read more
Jan 07, 2019 16:38
About Rs 1.47 lakh crore of agricultural loans are outstanding in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh, which announced waivers recently. read more
Jan 04, 2019 07:46
Loan waiver provides strong disincentive for those who repaid loan on time and perverse incentive for default. But the most serious effect of the waiver is potential risk of fiscal slippage . read more
Jan 01, 2019 19:00
PM Narendra Modi said there is a very small segment of farmers who take loans from banks while a majority of them take loans from money lenders. read more
Dec 22, 2018 10:21
The party’s farmer cell, the Kisan Khet Mazdoor Congress, has decided to hold protests across the country against the BJP government for “ignoring” agrarian distress and expose its “anti-farmer mindset” read more
Dec 19, 2018 14:04
Rahul Gandhi claimed both states made the move under pressure from the Congress, which immediately after forming governments in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh waived farm loans delivering on its pre-poll promise. read more
Dec 14, 2018 23:00
Madhya Pradesh chief minister-designate Kamal Nath plans to deliver on the Congress’ election promise to waive loans for farmers within ten days of taking office. read more
Jul 12, 2018 23:07
A week after unveiling a Rs 34,000 crore farm loan waiver in his July 5 budget, Kumaraswamy informed the state assembly that his government has decided to waive existing crop loan upto Rs one lakh borrowed by farmers from cooperative banks. read more
Jul 02, 2018 23:45
Yunus who is a pioneer in the field of microfinance and microcredit, said farmers should be enabled to repay the loans themselves instead of having to provide loan waivers. read more