With a hike of 50% in both domestic and farm electricity rates, farmers from Shamli district, angry with the Narendra Modi and Yogi Adityanath government, talk about the growing economic crisis.
Digital India goes www.kaput in rural Uttar Pradesh. Guess who pays the price?
Despite knowing the problem, both the state and central governments have failed to address the crisis UP’s potato farmers are facing.
Farmers with the smallest land holdings and landless agricultural labourers who need financial support do not have access to formal sources of credit and do not benefit from loan waivers.