`88-cr crop loans waived in Prattipadu
Minister for Social Welfare Ravela Kishore Babu on Tuesday said that the government waived Rs 88 crore crop loans in Prattipadu
Amaravati: Minister for Social Welfare Ravela Kishore Babu on Tuesday said that the government waived Rs 88 crore crop loans in Prattipadu Assembly constituency. He distributed loan waiver certificates to the farmer whose loans waived under the loan waiver scheme.
Speaking on the occasion, he said that the government would waive Rs 24,000 crore crop loans of 56 lakh farmers in the State. He said that the Chief Minister, N Chandrababu Naidu, was trying to make State drought-free. He said that the government would complete all the irrigation projects in the State.
He said that in spite severe financial crisis, the government had waived crop loans to keep up its election promise. He requested people to dig rainwater harvesting pits in houses and farm ponds in the agriculture land to improve groundwater levels. He said that he would develop Prattipadu Assembly constituency.