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K’taka: BJP Govt announces Rs 3,500 cr package for drought-hit farmers

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 24, 2012, 23:44

In a major step to mitigate the sufferings of farmers reeling under worst drought in four decades in several parts of Karnataka, the government on Tuesday announced a Rs 3,500-crore package waiving farms loan up to Rs 25,000.

BJP seeks package from Centre for farmers

Last Updated: Monday, November 28, 2011, 16:44

The state unit of BJP on Monday demanded that the Central government sanction a Rs 10,000 crore package to help farmers hit by drought.

Financial assistance to drought-hit farmers in Orissa

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 28, 2009, 18:47

The Orissa government on Wednesday announced financial assistance to farmers facing crop losses due to deficient rainfall and pest attack.