Full credit for farm loan waiver goes to Stalin: Raja
All the credit for waiving the state government agricultural loan went to DMK chairman MP Stalin, party deputy general secretary and Nilgiris A. Raja MP said at a party event. here Saturday.
“The chief minister who had categorically declared in the Madras High Court a few months ago that the waiver of the agricultural loan was not possible had now announced the waiver, after Mr. Stalin announced that if the DMK would return to the power, he would. waiver of agricultural loans. Therefore, all credit goes to the chairman of DMK.
Mr Raja also said the timing of the waiver only showed that it was an election announcement and that Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami only acted on Mr. Stalin and pointed to the 7.5% reserve for public school students at medical seats to underline his point.
Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari approved the Sathyamangalam Road Improvement Projects, Coimbatore East Bypass Road Project, Coimbatore-Karur Road Project and some others based on his request.
Regarding the Union budget 2021-2022, Mr. Raja said that while there was not much for the state, the way the AIADMK government had received the budget and the minister chief had spoken of it only demonstrated to what extent the party was a slave to the BJP.