Tag: Farmer Loan Waiver

Increasing debts: Farmers commit suicide in Maddur
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Increasing debts: Farmers commit suicide in Maddur

July 22, 2019

Maddur: In separate incidents, two farmers, unable to repay the loans they had taken to grow crops, committed suicide by consuming poison at Tubinakere and Rajegowdanadoddi in the taluk. In the first incident, Krishnegowda, who owns 3.5 acre land, had taken a loan of Rs.2 lakh from a Co-operative Society, Rs.1.5 lakh from a Bank…

Increasing debts: Four persons commit suicide
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Increasing debts: Four persons commit suicide

July 19, 2019

Mysuru: In separate incidents, a couple and two farmers have committed suicide following increasing debts. In the first case, a couple, unable to repay the loans they had taken, committed suicide by hanging self at K. Shettalli, Maddur taluk in Mandya district. The deceased are Manjunath (55) and his wife Indramma (45), both native of…

Fake documents submitted for farm loan waiver
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Fake documents submitted for farm loan waiver

June 19, 2019

Bengaluru: Even as Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy announced his flagship initiative of farm loan waiver soon after coming to power last year, the State Government is said to have been saved a whopping Rs.5,000 crore with the detection of fake records such as Aadhaar Card and Bank Passbook, which were submitted under the guise of…

Farmers yet to get benefits of farm loan waiver
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Farmers yet to get benefits of farm loan waiver

September 23, 2018

Mandya: Although the JD(S)-Congress coalition Government announced farm loan waiver in its budget, the scheme is yet to reach the beneficiary farmers, as the banks are yet to get directions from the Government in this regard. With no proper mechanism in place for farm loan waiver, banks are continuing to serve notices to defaulting farmers,…

Nationalised bank loans waived, says HDK
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Nationalised bank loans waived, says HDK

August 25, 2018

Bengaluru: The H.D. Kumaraswamy (HDK) Government gave a Varamahalakshmi festival gift to farmers and agricultural labourers yesterday, fulfilling one of its biggest promises made during the Assembly elections  by deciding to waive off farm loans from nationalised banks. The government also decided to promulgate a Debt Relief Ordinance to give relief to farm labourers. The twin…

Dissolve Assembly and face fresh polls, BSY dares HDK
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Dissolve Assembly and face fresh polls, BSY dares HDK

June 6, 2018

Mysuru: BJP State President and the Leader of Opposition in the Legislative Assembly B.S. Yeddyurappa has dared Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy to dissolve the Assembly and face fresh polls. “If you have the guts, dissolve the Assembly and come for election,” Yeddyurappa thundered. He was speaking during the thanks-giving meeting of BJP under Krishnaraja Assembly…

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