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Farmer loan waiver

Assembly polls: Dalit unrest kept Madhya Pradesh in news

A number of issues like the farm loan waiver, violent protests and bandhs by Dalit bodies among other things kept MP on tenterhooks.

19 Dec 2018 5:45 PM

BJP's wrong policies led to severe farm crisis in Maha: ex Maha CM Prithviraj Chavan

Former CM Prithviraj Chavan said people had voted against the ‘anti-farmer, anti-poor, anti-tribal and anti-Dalit’ policies of the BJP.

13 Dec 2018 6:25 PM

Will waive C'garh farmer loans, money will come from Ambani, Mallya: Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi reiterated his charge that PM had helped Anil Ambani get Rs 30,000 crore in 'Rafale scam' as well as raking up demonetisation.

17 Nov 2018 5:54 PM

Farmer suicides soar despite Maharashtra waiver

The government allocated funds amounting to Rs 171 crore, out of which 156 crore was the principal amount.

20 Apr 2018 1:15 AM

Loan waiver’s IT dept head sent on leave?

Gautam was in charge of the information and technology part of the loan waiver scheme.

21 Nov 2017 2:19 AM


Congress to launch Maharashtra-wide Yatra over farmers’ issue

Mr Vikhe-Patil said the state government has lost its credibility by “cheating” farmers over loan waivers.

30 Oct 2017 1:52 AM

BJP kept its CM out of loan waiver loop, says Prithviraj Chavan

Mr Chavan claimed the opposition's Sangharsh Yatra and farmers agitation forced the government to announce the loan waiver.

30 Oct 2017 1:21 AM

Fadnavis govt starts disbursing farm loans

The government has opened the account of a beneficiary farmer and only that person will get the benefits of the scheme.

19 Oct 2017 4:39 AM

UP farmers get loan waivers of Rs 10

Worst kind of joke with our farmers, says Samajwadi spokesperson.

13 Sep 2017 1:26 AM

Adityanath to handover loan waiver certificates to farmers in Allahabad

Adityanath will also lay the foundation for the construction of the Ardh Kumbh in Allahabad, which is to be held in 2019.

06 Sep 2017 12:38 PM


Farmers must file claim by September 15

A total off 22, 44, 934 farmers have registered for the online scheme.

23 Aug 2017 3:16 AM

Farmers pen message in blood to CM Fadnavis

The farmers raised slogans and demanded complete waiver of loans and remunerative prices for farm produce.

31 Jul 2017 1:14 AM

Opposition highlights ‘flaws’ in loan waiver

On Tuesday, a stormy session was witnessed in both the houses of the state legislature.

26 Jul 2017 2:05 AM

Only 3,200 farmers get government’s initial loan of Rs 10000

According to the details, which the SBLC has in its possession, only 3,200 farmers have so far got Rs 10,000 as initial loan.

25 Jul 2017 2:31 AM

Farmers to decide next step for complete waiver on July 23

The government has been facing opposition from farmers after it laid down various eligibility criteria for loan waiver.

21 Jul 2017 3:14 AM


Gujarat: Farmers waste massive amounts of milk demanding loan waiver

Dairy farmers led by Kshatriya Thakor Sena poured down over hundred litres of milk on the SG Highway demanding loan waiver.

05 Jul 2017 3:11 PM

Congress terms govt’s waiver as ‘misleading’

Figures of 89 lakh farmers and Rs 34,000 crore are based on the arrears of farmers from 2008.

05 Jul 2017 2:25 AM

Sena, Opposition dissatisfied with loan waiver scheme

The loan waiver has become a politically sensitive issue over the past six months.

28 Jun 2017 2:03 AM

Fadnavis, Patil, Pawar meet to discuss loan waiver

It also formed a high-power ministerial committee to study and finalise the details of the waiver.

24 Jun 2017 2:55 AM

Govt rules out farm loan waivers; will stick to fiscal targets

Replying to questions from reporters, Jaitley said the Centre is not considering any such plan.

20 Jun 2017 2:00 PM