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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath addresses a press conference after assuming office, in Bhopal.(PTI Photo)

Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh waive off farm loans

By HT Correspondents | Hindustan Times, Bhopal/Jaipur/Raipur
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2018 11:56 PM IST
In the run-up to the state assembly elections, Congress president Rahul Gandhi promised farm loan waivers in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan within 10 days of the Congress coming to power.
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Sugarcane farmers raise slogans against the state government demanding clearance of their pending arrears by sugar factories for the cane supplied and announcement of purchase price for sugarcane for the current season, in Bengaluru.(PTI)
Sugarcane farmers raise slogans against the state government demanding clearance of their pending arrears by sugar factories for the cane supplied and announcement of purchase price for sugarcane for the current season, in Bengaluru.(PTI)

BJP backs Karnataka farmers’ stir on their demands

By Indo Asian News Service | Karnataka
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2018 08:25 AM IST
The BJP also slammed the government for not providing relief aid to the farmers and the rural people in the 17 districts across the state, reeling under drought though the central government had sanctioned funds.
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Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy has sought a 50% waiver of the Rs 53,000 crore of loans that he had promised to set aside in the party’s manifesto.(Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)
Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy has sought a 50% waiver of the Rs 53,000 crore of loans that he had promised to set aside in the party’s manifesto.(Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

Karnataka farmers to protest against Kumaraswamy govt over loan waiver delay

By Vikram Gopal | Hindustan Times, Bengaluru
PUBLISHED ON JUN 18, 2018 08:31 PM IST
Farmers are agitated over newly-elected chief minister HD Kumaraswamy not holding up his promise of waiving loans within the first 24 hours of his taking oath as CM.
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BS Yeddyurappa arrives to take oath as Karnataka chief minister, at Raj Bhavan in Bengaluru.(Arijit Sen /HT Photo)
BS Yeddyurappa arrives to take oath as Karnataka chief minister, at Raj Bhavan in Bengaluru.(Arijit Sen /HT Photo)

Karnataka CM Yeddyurappa says will soon waive off farmers’ loans

By Indo Asian News Service | Indo Asian News Service, Bengaluru
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2018 05:52 PM IST
The BJP manifesto for the Karnataka assembly election promised to waive off all farmers’ loans up to Rs 1 lakh from nationalised and cooperative banks if the party formed a government.
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