BJP will waive crop loans up to Rs 1 lakh in K’taka: Rajnath

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 06 May 2018 08:11:32


 

SEDAM (K’taka),

UNION Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said all crop loans up to Rs 1 lakh given to farmers in Karnataka would be waived when a BJP Government comes to power in the State.
Election to the 224-member Karnataka Assembly is due on May 12.


Campaigning for the BJP here, Singh claimed that over 3,800 farmers had committed suicide during the five-year rule of the Congress Government in Karnataka. Our party will waive all crop loans up to Rs 1 lakh given to farmers after coming to power in Karnataka,” he said.


Singh said crop loans were given at zero per cent interest rate when BJP Chief Ministerial candidate B S Yeddyurappa was the Chief Minister.