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loan waiver scheme

Panel to address farmers’ loan waiver concerns

The state cooperative department issued a government resolution (GR) in this regard Friday.

13 Jul 2019 3:11 AM

Delays slow down loan waiver process

After more than ten months since receiving applications, the government cleared over 46 lakh applications in March.

15 Jun 2018 6:27 AM

Opposition creates uproar over farmers’ issues

However, with the opposition  shouting slogans, the house was later adjourned for the whole day.

28 Feb 2018 5:15 AM

Only 55 lakh farmers can get loan

More than 70-75 lakh in the state still not eligible for new credit.

29 Jan 2018 1:20 AM

Don’t shed crocodile tears, says CM Fadnavis

Accuses previous government of doing nothing to reduce the plight of farmers.

12 Dec 2017 3:17 AM


CM Fadnavis likely to get cornered in assembly over IT department

Fadnavis had levelled allegations against the loan waivers declared during the Congress regime.

11 Dec 2017 2:02 AM

16 lakh farm loan waiver applicants kept on hold

The government has also rejected the claims of seven lakh other farmers.

11 Dec 2017 1:58 AM

Minister contradicts CM, says can’t meet November 25 target

Patil also chairs the Cabinet sub-committee looking after the loan waiver.

24 Nov 2017 2:34 AM

Waiver failed to reduce deaths

2,414 farmer suicides recorded this year till October 31.

23 Nov 2017 2:40 AM

Many farmers still clueless about eligibility

The Shiv Sena leadership too has asked its leaders to organise local-level agitations.

05 Nov 2017 1:42 AM


Officials under stress on loan waiver implementation, levels rise as one dead

Ahire, who hails from Sinnar, Nashik, succumbed to a heart attack on September 13. He was the only breadwinner of his family.

03 Nov 2017 1:58 AM

Shiv Sena terms loan waiver ‘hasty’

Shiv Sena, in an editorial in its mouthpiece newspaper, Saamna, bashed the BJP over the poor implementation of the loan waiver scheme for farmers.

29 Oct 2017 1:39 AM

Maha govt releases Rs 4,000 cr in phase 1 of loan waiver scheme

Investment in the agriculture sector had increased by almost three times.

18 Oct 2017 4:13 PM

Devendra Fadnavis expands loan waiver ambit

The BJP-led Fadnavis government had announced a “historic” loan waiver of Rs 34,022 crore for farmers last month.

07 Jul 2017 2:50 AM

All BJP wants is popularity, says Mayawati

Mayawati said if the BJP government in UP implemented even a part of its loan waiver scheme; benefits to the farmers would have been visible.

11 Jun 2017 1:36 AM


Amendment needed in Money Lending Act to extend loan waiver scheme

No final decision has been taken as yet because such a proposition involves serious financial and legal implications.

11 Feb 2017 5:47 PM