A- A A+
Last Updated : Jan 17 2021 12:31PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi flags off eight trains connecting different regions of country to Statue of Unity in Kevadiya            World largest COVID-19 vaccination drive kicks off in the country; Over 1.91 lakh people inoculated on day one            Prime Minister says Startups are playing crucial role in making India self reliant            Veteran actor and director Biswajit Chatterjee receives Indian Personality of the Year Award at IFFI Goa            Brisbane test: India trail by 65 runs; Score 304 for 6           

State News

Dec 20, 2018
8:26AM

Rajasthan announces loan waiver for farmers

@ashokgehlot51
In Rajasthan, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has announced that short term crop loans from cooperative banks and loans of up to two lakh rupees from nationalised and other banks will be waived.

Talking to media persons in Jaipur last evening, Mr. Gehlot said entire short term crop loans from cooperative banks will be waived.

Along with this, loans of the defaulting farmers up to two lakh rupees from nationalised and other banks will also be waived. He said this will put a burden of eight thousand crore rupees on the state exchequer.

Mr Gehlot said with this announcement, the Congress' promise to waive farmer loans within ten days of the government’s formation  has been fulfilled.

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 17 (Jan) Midday News 16 (Jan) Evening News 16 (Jan) Hourly 17 (Jan) (1200hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 17 (Jan) दोपहर समाचार 16 (Jan) समाचार संध्या 16 (Jan) प्रति घंटा समाचार 17 (Jan) (1210hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 17 (Jan) Khabrein(Day) 16 (Jan) Khabrein(Eve) 16 (Jan)
Aaj Savere 17 (Jan) Parikrama 16 (Jan)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 16 (Jan) Samayki 1 (Jan) Sports Scan 14 (Jan) Spotlight/News Analysis 16 (Jan) Employment News 16 (Jan) रोजगार समाचार 16 (Jan) World News 16 (Jan) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 16 (Jan) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar) Sanskrit Saptahiki 16 (Jan) North East Diary 14 (Jan)