- Tag results for loan waiver
The TRS’ manifesto committee is scheduled to meet at Telangana Bhavan on Tuesday.
The government is ready to clear the loans, but banks are not providing the required information, he added.
This communication has been issued following a request made by the state president of Praja Parivartana Vedike to the state government to waive education loans of the SC/ST students.
Farmer leaders and experts maintain that the dip is temporary and the number of suicides will increase again unless farmers are assaured of income security.
The farmers, riding tractors and trolleys, broke barricades of the UP Police and then started proceeding towards the barricades put up by the Delhi Police, a senior police officer said.
Their list of demands includes unconditional loan waiver for farmers, clearing of dues by sugar mills, higher prices for crops, free electricity for farms and a cut in diesel prices.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi used the report to attack the government, saying demonetisation converted black money into white and Rs 3.16 lakh crore of loans were written off.
A new worrisome report released by the government-owned NABARD claims that 79 per cent of Telangana farmers are struggling to repay their loans on time.
The most frequent reason for this being there are 'too many formalities', says a study.
The JD(S)-Congress coalition government on Monday issued a fresh government order making amendments to regulations for loan waiver scheme in cooperative societies.
The CM said the state government was committed to protecting the interests of the farmers by waiving all types of loans before July 2019.
Gujarat Congress had organised a gathering of farmers and party workers at Satyagrah Chhavni to mount pressure on the BJP government over the farm loan waiver demand.
On Tuesday, farmers from across the state will join the `Khedut Akrosh Rally', which will be organised by the Congress at Satyagrah Chhavni in the state capital.
The Congress government will waive farmers' loans in ten days of coming to power, curb corruption and make the environment safe for women, Scindia said.
Organised by Left-wing farmers' and workers' outfits, the 'Mazdoor Kishan Sangharsh Rally', began from the Ramlila Maidan and culminated at the Parliament Street.