The Jharkhand authorities in a cupboard assembly on Wednesday determined to waive all agriculture and farm loans as much as Rs 50,000, benefiting about 9.07 lakh farmers within the state.
The federal government has obtained Rs 2,000 crore budgetary sanction for the transfer within the present fiscal.
Detailing the transfer, cupboard secretary Ajoy Kumar stated these farmers who’ve paid at the very least one EMI within the mortgage tenure interval shall be eligible.
The farmers should submit their ration card and Aadhar numbers linked to banks to which the mortgage quantity shall be transferred underneath direct profit switch upon completion of KYC in involved financial institution department and verification on cell phone.
The farmers have to supply their cellular quantity and Re 1 token cash with the applying.
The cupboard additionally accepted ‘fasal rahat yojana’ aimed toward offering reduction to the farmers who’ve confronted crop loss and ‘pasudhan yojana’ meant for enhancing upon earnings of the households concerned in cattle farming.
The federal government determined to eliminate the insurance coverage corporations on verification of complaints concerning poor cost of compensations towards premiums collected. As an alternative, the federal government would compensate the farmers for crop loss underneath fasal rahat yojana. Rs 100 crore has been earmarked for the aim in 2020-21.
Approval was given to a scholarship scheme for aspirants belonging to ST communities and prepared to pursue masters from universities in the UK. The title of the varieties and programs too obtained the nod.
The cupboard secretary stated the scholarship will cowl annual tuition charges and a most of 10,000 pound/sterling towards upkeep, moreover VISA and price of air passage and native journey.
Approval was additionally given to lac farm administration and manufacturing. Ajoy Kumar stated it will improve annual earnings of about 12 lakh farmers by about Rs 5,200 each year. Fourteen forest farms have been recognized.
The decks have been cleared for offering micronutrient fortified and vitality meals to the kids within the age group of 6 to 36 months (normal) and 6 to 72 months (malnourished) moreover anticipating moms by 38,432 anganwadis.