Why so farmers finishing lives in Telangana: Sitharaman counters Harish Rao
Hyderabad: Targeting the judgment government in Telangana and also responding to State Health Minister Harish Rao’s remarks over Ayushman Bharat plan, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday stated that 2,237 farmers devoted self-destruction in Telangana from 2017 to 2019. “Why so many farmers’ deaths in Telangana if KCR government is pro-farmer,” she asked.
The Union Minister remembered that the TRS government swore to forgo off Rs 17,000 crore plant financings. “Farm loans of only 5% farmers waived off by the state government till now,” she knocked. She revealed temper over the Telangana government for not paying complete settlement to displaced of Kaleshwaram, Palamuru-Rangareddy, Sitarama, and also Mid-Manair irrigation tasks.
She asserted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi recognizes the demands of states. “Several welfare schemes were introduced by the Modi government for farmers from 2014,” she located mistake with KCR government for politicising problems of farmers to obtain political gas mileage. She is proceeding her 3rd day excursion of Telangana onSaturday