NEW DELHI: The new Congress government in Madhya Pradesh distributed poll
farm loan waiver +
immediately after taking charge
Kamal Nath signed the file for waiving loans of up to Rs 2 lakh in Madhya Pradesh.
“After taking charge as Chief minister, I have signed on
Of Rs 2 lakh each, as I have promised to the farmers, “Kamal Nath said.
After Kamal Nath signed the relevant file, Rajesh Rajora, Principal Secretary, farmers’ welfare and agricultural development department, issued an order in this regard.
The order stated, ”
has taken a loan of eligible farmers up to Rs 2 lakh, as on March 31, 2018, from nationalized and cooperative banks.
Addressing a public rally on June 7 at Pipliya Mandi in Mandasaur district, Rahul Gandhi had announced his party will be able to receive loan within 10 days of the state.
Nath (MP Congress president) and Jyotiraditya Scindia (the state Congress poll campaign committee chairman) are sitting The day the Congress comes in power in MP, count 10 days, I say with guarantee that the farmer loan will be waived within 10 days. It will not take even the eleventh day, “Rahul Gandhi had said at the rally.
CM, Madhya Pradesh, waives farm loans 1 done. 2 to go.
– Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) 1545047765000
Earlier today, Kamal Nath was sworn in as the 18th Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh at a ceremony.
Governor Anandiben Patel administered the oath of office to 72-year-old Kamal Nath, who led the Congress to victory in the recently-concluded state assembly polls.
No other minister took oath along with him
(With inputs from PTI)