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Farmers' distress

Govt mulls zero interest on timely crop loan repayment as new year gift

There is also a proposal to completely waive premium for taking insurance policy for food crops. The premium on horticultural crops could also be reduced, they said.

Dec 28, 2018, 17:50 PM IST

Bengal to have special Rs 100 cr fund to avoid farmers' distress sale

West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra on Wednesday said the note ban move affected the agro-economy badly.

Jan 31, 2018, 19:03 PM IST