Empowerment of farmers will empower all of us: Minister Shri Verma

Loans of Rs 63 crores of 24 thousand farmers of 3 tehsils of Ujjain waived
Bhopal, March 1, 2019 (Ataullah Faizan): Public Works Minister Shri Sajjan Singh Verma said that if farmers are empowered we all will be empowered. He said that the state government has fulfilled the promise of loan waiver made to the farmers. Shri Verma was addressing Jai Kisan Crop Loan Waiver Scheme programmes at Ghattiya, Nagda and Khachrod in Ujjain district on Thursday. The state government has waived crop loan of more than Rs 63 crore of over 24 thousand farmers in three tehsils.
Minister In-charge Shri Verma said that the state government wants to empower farmers financially. Work of opening gaushalas has been started in the gram panchayats in the state.
Loans of Rs 16 crores of farmers waived in Ujjain Janpad
Minister In-charge Shri Sajjan Singh Verma took part in the Jai Kisan Crop Loan Waiver Scheme programme in Ujjain Krishi Upaj Mandi too. Shri Verma distributed loan waiver certificates to the farmers. Crop loan of Rs 16 crores of 6 thousand 248 farmers of Ujjain Janpad have been waived. MLA Shri Ramlal Malviya and Shri Dilip Gurjar were also present.