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It has been decided to exclude government employees and retired pensioners who pay income tax from the scheme to ensure that the poorest of the poor get its benefit.
The government's priority is to ensure the gains reach the farmers and the growth is visible even in the farm sector, he said at an event.
An FIR was lodged here against Patidar quota agitation spearhead Hardik Patel for allegedly delivering a "political" speech at an educational and farmers' welfare event in Jamnagar.
Days after potatoes were hurled near the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, the Congress today accused the state government of ignoring the plight of farmers.
The Congress spokesperson BJP had promised to give farmers 50 per cent plus MSP but is now dithering from doing so, even after four years in power.
The farmers are up in arms over non-payment of compensation for their land acquired by the Uttar Pradesh State Industrial Development Corp for the upcoming Tronica City industrial township.
The violence between mostly Muslim herders and Christian farmers intensified over the New Year, fuelled by a new law banning the nomadic cattle rustlers from moving through the state.
Farmers are unwilling to take up potato farming due to lack of market facilities, cold storage.
52 of the 70 cases of farmer deaths in Mysuru in 2017 were cleared for relief amount
Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu directed officials to deposit the third installment of the debt redemption scheme amount in the bank accounts of the beneficiary farmers within three days.
Amarinder Singh cited figures to point out that his government announced higher loan waiver than other states, including the BJP-ruled ones.
Amarinder Singh will formally launch the farm debt waiver scheme, which will benefit 5.63 lakh farmers in the initial phase.
The first of its kind three-day conference being jointly organised by Society of Krishi Vigyan, Punjab, Association of Aquaculturists and CIFA, a wing of ICAR, aimed at largely benefiting KVKs.
Stating that farmers will get `4,000 per acre as farm input from May 15 this year, hief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Friday said they would also be focusing on how the farmers would get minimum
The increase in diesel price by Rs 6.4 per litre over a span of six months has tightened the wallets of those plying diesel vehicles, farmers and consumers alike.