Maha provides Rs 266.24 crores aid to farmers

The Maharashtra government has extended financial assistance to a tune of Rs 266.24 crores to the farmers affected by excess rains that damaged crops in Nagpur division during 2011-12.

Maha: Farmers threaten to give govt aid to Maoists

Some farmers in Vidarbha region have threatened to donate govt aid averaging Rs.1,700 per head, to Maoists.