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Oct 09, 2019
Maharashtra Assembly election 2019: Marathas happy with BJP's quota move in Marathwada, cite decreasing farm incomeOver a year after the Maratha agitators took to the streets of various cities in Maharashtra to press for a host of demands, the Maharashtra government has only partially succeeded in placating them
Oct 09, 2019
Only 39% of crop loan disbursement target met in poll-bound Aurangabad; farmers seek private lenders as banks, political parties play blame gameIn May 2019, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis okayed a 4.24 lakh crore annual credit plan, which included Rs 87,000-crore credit plan for agriculture. He urged the banks to give maximum loans to farmers by being sensitive in order to achieve the target.
Nov 22, 2018
Widows of Vidarbha, Marathwada farmers discuss their inheritance of loss at Mumbai protest meetBereaved women farmers have been able to articulate their problems in public after years of mobilising efforts by the Mahila Kisan Adhikaar Manch (MAKAAM)
May 10, 2017
Shiv Sena slams Maharashtra BJP chief's Raosaheb Danve's statement over farm loan waiverSlamming the statement made by Maharashtra BJP chief Raosaheb Danve for seeking a guarantee from the Opposition that loan waiver will stop suicide by farmers, its ruling ally Shiv Sena had said that it showed he has no sympathy for farmers.
Apr 22, 2015
Maha BJP minister adds to Modi's Land Bill woes, says no evidence what drove farmers to suicideKahdse's comments come at a time when the Modi government has come under attack from all quarters over its Land Bill