- Tag results for farm loans
Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy on Wednesday declared that the farm loans would be waived as promised in the JD(S)’ election manifesto.
Yunus Khan, who had an unpaid loan of Rs 60,000, which he had taken ahead of the last sowing season, got a waiver certificate in which he was given succour of just Rs 38.
Agriculture Minister Somireddy Chandramohan Reddy on Tuesday said that farmers would soon get the third instalment of the debt redemption.
The government is ignoring farmers and doesn't appear to be serious about implementing the announcements it made, Maharashtra party head added.
BJP leaders are set to hit the agitation mode from Friday, following Amit Shah’s visit to the state.
Jaitley told the Lok Sabha that writing off a loan was a commercial decision of banks and added that there has been no scheme of farm loan waiver by the Centre since 2014.