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25 June, 2017 1:10 AM Devendra Fadnavis writes off Rs 34,000 cr farm loans

Amidst the ongoing sowing operation, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday announced the promised crop loan waiver worth Rs 34,000 crore for 89 lakh farmers in the state, with 100 per cent repayment exemption for loans of up to Rs 1.5 lakh. The waiver, which Fadnavis described as "historic and unprecedented" is expected to help all debt-ridden 29

24 June, 2017 10:03 PM In biggest write-off ever, Maharashtra declares Rs 34,000 crore farm loan waiver

MUMBAI: Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, at the helm of a cash-starved BJP-led government, announced on Saturday a Rs 34,022 crore loan waiver that would provide relief to 89 lakh farmers across Maharashtra. Fadnavis said loans of up to Rs 1.5 lakh taken between April 1, 2012 and June 30, 2016 would be waived completely, benefitting 35 lakh farmers 19

24 June, 2017 5:57 PM ZP members seek action over destruction of crops by wild animals

Zilla panchayat members, at a general body meeting here on Thursday, sought action on the destruction of crops by wild animals crossing from reserve forests to nearby villages. Raising the issue, Janardhan Tonse said two persons lost their lives after wild animals collided against their vehicles on a road close to the Havanje reserve forest area recently

24 June, 2017 5:42 PM Big relief to Maharashtra farmers, Devendra Fadnavis government approves Rs 34,000 cr loan waiver; MLAs to donate 1 month salary

Maharashtra government waived off farmers' loans up to Rs.1.5 lakhs completely. In a big relief to Maharashtra farmers, Devendra Fadnavis led state Cabine has approved Rs 34,000 crore loan waiver. Announcing the big development on Saturday, Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis said, “Government decided loan waiver of Rs. 34,000 crore, we are waiving off loans 23 1

24 June, 2017 3:53 PM Maha unveils Rs 34K cr loan waiver, 89 lakh farmers to benefit

Mumbai, Jun 24 () The BJP-led Maharashtra government today unveiled a Rs 34,020 crore farm loan waiver scheme, under which debt of up to Rs 1.5 lakh each will be written off, making 40 lakh farmers debt-free and providing relief to 49 lakh others. Making the announcement here, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said this was the "biggest" loan waiver scheme 21

24 June, 2017 11:08 AM Maharashtra announces Rs 34,000 crore farm loan waiver

in a big relief to the farmers in the state, Devendra Fadnavis-led Maharashtra government today announced a farm loan waiver package of Rs 34,000 crore. NEW DELHI: Devendra Fadnavis-led Maharashtra government on Saturday announced a major farm loan waiver package of Rs 34,000 crore. In a big relief to the farmers in the state, Chief Minister Devendra 21

22 June, 2017 3:17 PM Was misquoted on loan waiver statement, says Venkaiah Naidu

Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu, who drew flak for his `loan waiver has become a fashion now` statement, on Thursday defended his stance. New Delhi: Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu, who drew flak for his `loan waiver has become a fashion now` statement, on Thursday defended his stance, while saying that he was referring to the approach of the political 23

22 June, 2017 10:20 AM Farmers protest new airport plan, 4 cops injured in violence

Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on Economictimes.com THANE: Farmers protesting land acquisition for a proposed airport at Nevali set vehicles on fire and clashed with police today, leaving four policemen injured. The agitated farmers also blocked a busy road in the area by throwing burning tyres on it, a police official said. A Defence 22

22 June, 2017 9:55 AM Loan waiver has become a fashion now: Venkaiah Naidu

Union minister Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday that waiving loans has now "become (a) fashion" and added that it's "not final solution", according to ANI..On Wednesday, Karnataka became the fourth state this year - after UP, Maharashtra and Punjab - to announce a waiver of farmers' loans. NEW DELHI: Union minister Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday that waiving 19

22 June, 2017 9:55 AM NCP, Shiv Sena slam Venkaiah Naidu for 'loan waiver now a fashion' remark

Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu has sparked off a row by saying that loan waiver has become a fashion these days. Ally Shiv Sena and NCP from the Opposition have criticised the comment. Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu has sparked off a row by saying that loan waiver has become a fashion these days. Delivering a keynote address in a function at the Bombay 24