Farm loan waivers

Chief Economic Adviser Krishnamurthy Subramanian says farm loan waivers a bad economic idea

In the past five years, India’s average growth rate stood at 7.3 per cent — the highest for any government since liberalisation.

published on : 3rd March 2019

Ashok Gehlot attacks BJP over irregularities in farm loan waivers in Rajasthan

The government, headed by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot attacked the previous regime and said a state-level probe would be conducted into the matter.

published on : 7th January 2019

HDFC Bank awaits farm loan waiver details from states after higher first-quarter provisions

HDFC Bank Ltd had recorded higher provisions driven by delinquencies in its agriculture loan book over the first quarter.

published on : 24th July 2017

Farm loan waivers, Uday bonds to impact state finances: SBI research report

Policies like farm loan waivers are impacting asset quality of the agricultural sector and is also expected to affect state finances adversely, says a report.

published on : 21st June 2017