Govt clears interest subvention scheme for farmers

The estimated budgetary implication of this scheme for 2013-14 is Rs 15,385 crore, Manish Tewari added.

Govt likely to consider interest subvention scheme for farmers

The Union Cabinet would take up the issue of interest subvention scheme implemented by public sector banks, cooperative banks, and Regional Rural Banks in its meeting on Thursday, sources said.

Maha to provide loans to farmers through state co-op bank

In a bid to ease hardships of farmers in seven districts of the state, the Maharashtra government has decided to step in and provide Rs 578 crore through the state co-operative bank since the RBI has passed strictures against the district co-operative banks.