TN CM waives off farm loans, around 11 lakh farmers to be benefited

In what comes as a happy news for farmers, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced that farm loans that were obtained from the cooperative banks will be waived off. Continue Reading

Rs 1,000 to be distributed to ration card holders at doorsteps

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, who announced Rs 1,000 each to all rice ration cardholders as relief for those in Chennai, Tiruvallur, Kanchipuram and Chengalpet districts, has said the amount will be distributed to the beneficiaries at their doorsteps. Continue Reading

Cyclone Amphan: WB staring at record agriculture-loss

Cyclone Amphan has ravaged the farming sector in at least 14 of the 23 districts in West Bengal and the loss incurred may create an all-time record, state Agriculture Minister Ashish Banerjee said. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu starts free distribution of essentials, Rs 1,000

People flocked ration outlets today to receive Rs 1,000 cash assistance and essential commodities including rice and cooking oil free of cost across Tamilnadu as authorities put their best foot forward to implement social distancing by giving tokens in advance to beneficiaries. Continue Reading

Rs 1,000 for every ration card holder in Tamilnadu: Palaniswami

A Rs 3,280 crore special relief package was announced by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today to help people whose livelihood has taken a hit due to the curbs put in place for battling the coronavirus. Continue Reading