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After writing off crop loans, Maharashtra govt plans to waive off farm infrastructure loans

Keen to leverage the move politically, Revenue Minister Chandrakant Patil also indicated that the fresh fiscal dole would be rolled out before the model code of conduct for the Assembly polls kicks in.

PM Modi waived Rs 3.5-L crore of industrialists, didn’t waive a single rupee of farmers: Rahul Gandhi

The Congress president, at the rally, said that the “PM is right when he says he has worked a lot” for the country in last five years. “Indeed, he has worked a lot, but only for the rich. The Chowkidaar is always at service of the rich and the mighty,” Rahul Gandhi said.


Maharashtra: Loan waiver helps cooperative banks more than nationalised ones

The DCCBs have reported lower outstanding farm credit, even as nationalised banks have shown an increase in the amount.

Farm loan waiver certificates from Feb 7

The announcement of date for the implementation of loan waiver comes after the opposition BJP said that it will launch a ‘jail bharo’ movement from February 8 to court arrest in protest of the Congress “not fulfiling” its poll promises.

Farm-loan waivers to hit states fiscal deficit targets: report

India Ratings expects the states' revenue account on aggregate to clock a deficit of 0.5 percent of GDP in FY20 due to a higher growth in revenue spends than revenue receipt.

Diagnosing the job crisis

The regulatory framework that has choked MSMEs has contributed to farm crisis and quota demands.


Maharashtra waives off Rs 361 crore loans of tribals, small farmers

The loans, called “khavti karj”, were given to the farmers for non-agriculture purposes.

10 farm loan waiver forms taken as MP launches scheme

Chief Minister Kamal Nath called it a milestone in his life, and in the history of Madhya Pradesh. He also said the opposition party need not bother about budgetary allocation, as the scheme is not a gift to farmers but an investment in the agriculture sector.

Madhya Pradesh govt extends date for farm loan waivers from March to December 12, 2018

The Opposition BJP had accused the Congress government of taking farmers for a ride by promising loan waiver to all in its poll campaign but leaving many beneficiaries out after coming to power.

PM Modi accuses Cong of protecting 1984 riot culprits, takes jibe at Kamal Nath

In a veiled dig at Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath for abolishing the practice of singing Vande Mataram on the first day of the new year at the state secretariat, Modi said people should be aware of such leaders.