In the Budget 2019, the Modi government has made a big announcement about farmers. The Modi government was under constant pressure on the issue of farmers. In such a situation, the government has taken big steps towards removing the resentment of the farmers and expelling them from the economic crisis. Farmers have announced to help at the rate of 6 thousand rupees per year.
Union Minister Piyush Goyal presented a big gift to farmers while presenting the Interim Budget 2019 on Friday. The Government has made a big announcement for the farmers in this interim budget due to the election year. The government has announced an income support program, deciding to give direct financial assistance to the farmers. He said that the farmers who have two hectares of land will be given 6 thousand rupees every year.
Piyush Goyal said that this ‘PM Kisan Samman Nidhi’ scheme has started. Under this, 6 thousand rupees will be given to weak and small farmers every year so that the income of the farmers increases. These three installments will get 2 thousand and 2 thousand rupees. These money will go directly to the farmers’ account. Its 100 percent government funding will be done.
Piyush Goyal said that this scheme will be implemented from December 2018. This will benefit the country’s 12 million farmer families. The scheme will get benefits of farmers in three installments. This will increase the total expenditure of the government for Rs 75 thousand crore
In the Budget 2019
Union Minister Piyush Goyal while presenting the Interim Budget 2019 said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given a strong government to the country. We aim to double the income of farmers by 2022. He said doubling of income from the crop, for the first time in history, set at least 50 percent of the cost of all 22 crops.
The Modi government has also given special attention to the budget for the cow. Union Minister Piyush Goyal has announced the National Kamdhenu Yojana Simultaneously, the Government has announced a 2% rebate in the loan for animal husbandry and fisheries. Piyush Goyal announced in the budget that farmer credit card will get loan for animal husbandry
Indeed, the opposition, especially the Congress national president Rahul Gandhi, has been constantly encroaching the Modi government on the issue of farmers. While making debt waivers a big election issue, Congress has won the Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan assembly elections. The severity of this issue can be estimated from the fact that in recent months, the governments of Delhi and UP took Maharashtra to the peasantry’s agitation.
368 total views, 1 views today