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Sena takes credit for farmer loan waiver decision

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

The today said the loan waiver decision was due to its constant "throttling" of the and that it has opted to remain in power to shake the chair of "lazy" persons.

The Sena said the protests by farmers had its backing and the party's message was "either to announce a complete loan waiver or get strangulated to death".



"The adopted a dictator-like stand over farmer protests. Yet, farmers' unity was the defeat of the By announcing an in-principle loan waiver, the has managed to loosen the noose that had tightened around its neck," the Sena said in an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamna'.

It said Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis should be congratulated on announcing a loan waiver without asking for a guarantee that farmers henceforth will not commit suicide.

"The though has not announced the loan waiver with an open heart. It is the result of our constant throttling of the This is the answer to the question of why are we in power," it said.

"We are not in power to merely warm (ministers) seats but shake the seats of lazy persons. Though we cannot give a guarantee about (what will happen) tomorrow," it added.

The Sena said the should also give in-principle approval to stop the construction of the Samruddhi corridor (Mumbai-Nagur Expressway).

"Farmers loan waiver should not get stuck in the intricacies of the word 'in-principle' or it will have to face the consequences of breaching the trust of people. The should immediately clarify the time period to fulfil the in principle announcement," the Sena said.

Two days ago, the had announced a loan waiver for farmers and decided to form a committee to decide the criteria of debt relief, after which cultivators called off their protests.

"The has, in principle, decided to waive farmers' loans with certain stipulations. The loans of farmers with small and medium land holdings stand waived from today itself," Revenue Minister Chandrakant Patil had said.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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Sena takes credit for farmer loan waiver decision

The Shiv Sena today said the loan waiver decision was due to its constant "throttling" of the Maharashtra government and that it has opted to remain in power to shake the chair of "lazy" persons. The Sena said the protests by farmers had its backing and the party's message was "either to announce a complete loan waiver or get strangulated to death". "The government adopted a dictator-like stand over farmer protests. Yet, farmers' unity was the defeat of the government. By announcing an in-principle loan waiver, the government has managed to loosen the noose that had tightened around its neck," the Sena said in an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamna'. It said Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis should be congratulated on announcing a loan waiver without asking for a guarantee that farmers henceforth will not commit suicide. "The government though has not announced the loan waiver with an open heart. It is the result of our constant throttling of the government. This is the ... The today said the loan waiver decision was due to its constant "throttling" of the and that it has opted to remain in power to shake the chair of "lazy" persons.

The Sena said the protests by farmers had its backing and the party's message was "either to announce a complete loan waiver or get strangulated to death".

"The adopted a dictator-like stand over farmer protests. Yet, farmers' unity was the defeat of the By announcing an in-principle loan waiver, the has managed to loosen the noose that had tightened around its neck," the Sena said in an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamna'.

It said Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis should be congratulated on announcing a loan waiver without asking for a guarantee that farmers henceforth will not commit suicide.

"The though has not announced the loan waiver with an open heart. It is the result of our constant throttling of the This is the answer to the question of why are we in power," it said.

"We are not in power to merely warm (ministers) seats but shake the seats of lazy persons. Though we cannot give a guarantee about (what will happen) tomorrow," it added.

The Sena said the should also give in-principle approval to stop the construction of the Samruddhi corridor (Mumbai-Nagur Expressway).

"Farmers loan waiver should not get stuck in the intricacies of the word 'in-principle' or it will have to face the consequences of breaching the trust of people. The should immediately clarify the time period to fulfil the in principle announcement," the Sena said.

Two days ago, the had announced a loan waiver for farmers and decided to form a committee to decide the criteria of debt relief, after which cultivators called off their protests.

"The has, in principle, decided to waive farmers' loans with certain stipulations. The loans of farmers with small and medium land holdings stand waived from today itself," Revenue Minister Chandrakant Patil had said.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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Sena takes credit for farmer loan waiver decision

The today said the loan waiver decision was due to its constant "throttling" of the and that it has opted to remain in power to shake the chair of "lazy" persons.

The Sena said the protests by farmers had its backing and the party's message was "either to announce a complete loan waiver or get strangulated to death".

"The adopted a dictator-like stand over farmer protests. Yet, farmers' unity was the defeat of the By announcing an in-principle loan waiver, the has managed to loosen the noose that had tightened around its neck," the Sena said in an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamna'.

It said Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis should be congratulated on announcing a loan waiver without asking for a guarantee that farmers henceforth will not commit suicide.

"The though has not announced the loan waiver with an open heart. It is the result of our constant throttling of the This is the answer to the question of why are we in power," it said.

"We are not in power to merely warm (ministers) seats but shake the seats of lazy persons. Though we cannot give a guarantee about (what will happen) tomorrow," it added.

The Sena said the should also give in-principle approval to stop the construction of the Samruddhi corridor (Mumbai-Nagur Expressway).

"Farmers loan waiver should not get stuck in the intricacies of the word 'in-principle' or it will have to face the consequences of breaching the trust of people. The should immediately clarify the time period to fulfil the in principle announcement," the Sena said.

Two days ago, the had announced a loan waiver for farmers and decided to form a committee to decide the criteria of debt relief, after which cultivators called off their protests.

"The has, in principle, decided to waive farmers' loans with certain stipulations. The loans of farmers with small and medium land holdings stand waived from today itself," Revenue Minister Chandrakant Patil had said.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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