Farmer suicides did not started after formation of Telangana and it cannot be stopped in one or two days, Telangana Chief Minister KCR said in assembly.
Farmer suicides is one such issue, which is worsening the state condition day by day. Especially in the recent times, the count is increasing. So this has been the major discussion in Telangana legislative assembly yesterday.
Speaking about farmers suicides in Telangana state, KCR said that the government had drafted short, medium and long term plans to avert agrarian crises in the coming days and thus appealed to the farmers not to commit any suicides.
KCR said that, “The opposition laders are asking us to stop the farmer suicides in one or two days. They have to think upon the possibility in their comment. The farmer suicides are due to the decades of negligence of the previous governments in united Andhra Pradesh. So in a step by step procedure and with proper planning, we will solve all the problems of the farmers and thus stop the farmer suicides.”
“The Telangana state government is still 15 months old. The state is not achieved to see your deaths. The Telangana government will surely reach every corner and solve the problems and the main aim of the government is to put the agriculture on the right track,” KCR added.
KCR about loan waiver in Assembly
Before day, it was known that, AIMIM leader, Akbaruddin Owaisi said that, the loan waiver scheme was not properly implemented. IT minister KTR and agriculture minister agriculture minister Pocharam Srinivas Reddy however countered immediately on Owaisi comments on farmer suicides.
Raising about the loan waiver scheme, CM KCR said that, the Telangana government waived Rs. 17000 crore loan arrears of 36 lakh farmers.
“The government suppplied seeds and fertilizers, even resolved power cut issues which has been a tough problem once to the government. In the same way, farmer suicides might be tough to solve at this stage, but in a step by step procedure, it will definitely be solved, so please be patient and give us some time,” KCR explained the farmers.
By Phani Ch