Farmers in the State will get 15,300 crore in crop loans this year, Cooperation Minister S.T. Somashekar stated in Belagavi on Wednesday.
All the District Central Cooperative Banks in the State will together pay out 15,300 crore to farmers this year. This will be of excellent assistance to farmers who have actually struggled with floods and an extended lockdown, he stated.
He stated that the State federal government had actually looked for 630 crore from the Centre under the Atma Nirbhar Bharat Plan.
He stated that Karnataka Milk Federation had actually made earnings of 130 crore, in spite of the losses suffered throughout lockdown. The federal government purchased around 2 crore litres of milk from farmers free of charge circulation amongst individuals throughout the lockdown, he stated.
The Minister introduced chocolate, ice cream, badam halwa and 5 kinds of bread under the Nandini brand name. The dignitaries delighted in the ice cream dispersed on phase.