Bhopal : Friday, January 25, 2019

Farmers of the state are enthusiastic to derive benefit from the Jai Kisan Crop Loan Waiver Scheme. Total 38 lakh 76 thousand 798 farmers have submitted their loan waiver applications in gram panchayats in the first till date. As many as 3 lakh 67 thousand applications have been submitted today itself. The application forms submitted by the farmers include 55 percent green, 38 percent white and 6 percent pink. So far 21 lakh 34 thousand 48 green, 14 lakh 77 thousand 474 white and 2 lakh 65 thousand 274 pink applications have been submitted.

It may be mentioned that applications for loan waiver will be received from the farmers till February 5, 2019 under the prescribed implementation procedure. According to the estimation of the Farmers Welfare and Agriculture Development Department, total 50 lakh loan waiver forms are expected to be submitted till February 5.