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Demonetisation drive leading to near-collapse of rural economy in Maharashtra

Updated : Nov 22, 2016

By : Varsha Torgalkar

Category : India

Demonetisation drive leading to near-collapse of rural economy in Maharashtra

On 14 November, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) issued a notification saying District Central Cooperative Banks (DCCB) will not be allowed to provide any exchange facility against Rs 500 and Rs 1,000. #RBI #CriticalPoint #Maharashtra #Demonetisation #Sugarcane #Cooperative banks #Rs 1000 #Rs 500 #KDCCB #Sanjay Gandhi Yojna
Demonetisation: Gujarat farmers warn of stopping milk supply; demand note-exchange at co-op banks

Updated : Nov 19, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Demonetisation: Gujarat farmers warn of stopping milk supply; demand note-exchange at co-op banks

Farmers took out a protest rally in Surat on Saturday against the Reserve Bank's decision not to allow exchange or deposit of defunct notes at the district central co-operative banks and warned of stopping supply to Amul Milk co-operative if the restriction is not lifted in a week #Sugar #Gujarat #NewsTracker #Surat #Farmers' protest #Sugarcane #Amul #Milk supply
Marathwada's drought: History of state's sugarcane addiction long precedes the water crisis

Updated : Apr 20, 2016

By : Neerad Pandharipande

Category : Mumbai

Marathwada's drought: History of state's sugarcane addiction long precedes the water crisis

While the sugarcane crop might be at the centre of a debate at present with Marathwada reeling under an unprecedented drought, its history in Maharashtra goes way back. #ConnectTheDots #Maharashtra #Sugarcane #Beed #Water shortage #Latur #Amit Deshmukh #Agrarian crisis #MarathwadaDrought #drip irrigation
Marathwada's drought: Region is parched, impoverished and desperate, but it's a crisis of its own making

Updated : Apr 06, 2016

By : RN Bhaskar

Category : India

Marathwada's drought: Region is parched, impoverished and desperate, but it's a crisis of its own making

The cries for water and the spurt in suicides in parched Marathwada are just some of the sharp manifestations of the rot that threatens to tear the state apart #Prithviraj Chavan #Maharashtra #Vidarbha #Sugarcane #Drought #Marathwada #GroundReport #MarathwadaDrought #sugar barons
Firstpost Ground Report: A region obsessed with sugarcane is schooled in water conservation, and switching crop patterns

Updated : Dec 31, 2015

By : Vishwas Waghmode

Category : Mumbai

Firstpost Ground Report: A region obsessed with sugarcane is schooled in water conservation, and switching crop patterns

The troubles of Mangrul’s farmers have almost entirely to do with sugarcane. The crop has sucked their rapidly-depleting water table dry and mired them in debt. #ConnectTheDots #Maharashtra #Sugarcane #Beed #Marathwada #Latur #Water conservation #Agrarian crisis #Devendra Fadnavis #Jalayukt Shivar #Shripur pattern #Suresh Khanapurkar
As water woes hit Maharashtra, government considers ban on water-guzzling sugarcane

Updated : Sep 07, 2015

By : FP Staff

Category : Mumbai

As water woes hit Maharashtra, government considers ban on water-guzzling sugarcane

With several parts of the state being hit by drought conditions, the Maharashtra government may ban the sowing of the sugarcane crop in its effort to prioritize the usage of water. #NewsTracker #Maharashtra #Sugarcane #Drought #Marathwada #Eknath Khadse #Devendra Fadnavis #Agriculture in Maharashtra
FY15 foodgrains production estimated to fall by 3% due to erratic rain

Updated : Feb 18, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : Business

FY15 foodgrains production estimated to fall by 3% due to erratic rain

foodgrains production is estimated to fall by three percent to 257.07 million tonnes in 2014-15 crop year on expected decline in output of rice, coarse cereals and pulses due to erratic rain. #GDP #Agriculture #Central Statistical Organisation #Sugarcane #Oilseeds #foodgrain production #Agriculture Ministry
Pawar takes on Centre, Maharashtra govt, demands funds for sugar factories

Updated : Jan 15, 2015

By : Vishwas Waghmode

Category : Politics

Pawar takes on Centre, Maharashtra govt, demands funds for sugar factories

Supporting the lobby of sugar factories for their inability to give Fair and Remunerative Price (FRP) to sugarcane farmers, the NCP president Sharad Pawar on Thursday said that union and state government must take the issue seriously and provide the financial assistance to sugar factories for giving the FRP to farmers. #Sugar #Sharad Pawar #TheySaidIt #Maharashtra #Sugarcane #FRP
Sugar mills likely to get Rs 7,200 cr bailout package from govt

Updated : Dec 11, 2013

By : hidden hidden

Category : Economy

Sugar mills likely to get Rs 7,200 cr bailout package from govt

Thomas said that it has been decided that loans worth Rs 7,200 crore would be provided by banks to the sugar industry exclusively for payment of sugarcane growers. #Sharad Pawar #NewsTracker #K.V. Thomas #Sugarcane
PM panel recommends Rs 7,200 cr interest-free loans to sugar mills

Updated : Dec 06, 2013

By : hidden hidden

Category : Economy

PM panel recommends Rs 7,200 cr interest-free loans to sugar mills

A ministerial panel set up by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday recommended a bailout package for the sugar industry that includes Rs 7,200 crore of interest-free bank loans to pay dues to sugarcane growers. #Manmohan Singh #Sharad Pawar #NewsTracker #Sugarcane