Loan waiver to benefit two crore farmers: UP minister
Thursday, March 30, 2017, 7:30 PM
Uttar Pradesh government would soon come out with a concrete decision on issue of farm loan waiver which would benefit two crore small and marginal farmers, Agriculture Minister Surya Pratap Shahi said. At present, there are 1.83 crore marginal farmers in UP, while there are 30.6 lakh small farmers. "Overall more than two crore farmers in state stand to benefit from this," Shahi said.