Maharashtra Farmer loan waiver

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Loan waiver: Farmers meet in Jalgaon, plan to hold statewide protest on October 20

"We will demand that cases of cheating, murder and abetment of suicide cases should be filed against this government that has claimed so many farmers’ lives,” Dr Ajit Nawle, convenor of the coordination committee of the agitating farmers, said.

Over 1 crore farmers submit details for Maharashtra agricultural loan waiver

The figure contradicts Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis' claim of some 89 lakh farmers would benefit from the Rs 34,000 crore loan waiver scheme.


No loan waiver yet, Maharashtra farmers struggle for cash

Farmers across Maharashtra had launched a strike from June 1 to press for a complete loan waiver. Subsequently, CM Devendra Fadnavis announced a loan waiver of Rs 34,000 crore with an upper limit of Rs 1.5 lakh.

Maharshtra farmers’ stir fizzles out, members to meet again to chart next step

On Monday they had held a “Chakka Jam” to stop the movement of vehicles on state and national highways. Hundreds of farmers were detained in various parts of the state while taking part in the agitation.

Loan waiver: Maharashtra govt plans to make public list of eligible farmers in village ‘chawdis’

The revised loan waiver amount, following inclusion of farmers whose loans had been restructured, would increase from Rs 34,000 crore to Rs 37,000 crore.