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Punjab Govt Sets Up Expert Panel On Farm Debt Waiver, To Seek Ways & Means For The Debt Waiver

The Punjab government lead by Capt Amarinder Singh here today has set up an Expert Group to assess the quantum of agricultural debt, and suggests ways and means for its waiver.

Farmer Who Consumed Poison in front of Punjab Finance Minister’s Residence Succumbs

Darshan Singh, 50, who had consumed poison in front of Punjab finance minister Parminder Dhindsa's residence on Monday (Dec. 19) died today at Rajindera Hospital, Patiala.

Agragarian Crisis: Farmer Consumes Poison in Front of Punjab Finance Minister Dhinsa’s Residence

As per the media reports a debt ridden farmer attempted suicide by consuming poison in front of Punjab finance minister Parminder Singh Dhindsa’s residence on De. 19 at around 1pm.

Talk with Journalist Hamir Singh On Farmers’ Suicides and Agrarian Crises in Punjab (Part 2)

Sikh Siyasat's editor Parmjeet Singh talked to senior journalist Hamir Singh on the issue of Farmers suicides in Punjab.

High Court notice to farmers on petition seeking counting of farm-suicides in Punjab

The Punjab and Haryana high court has issued notice to the Punjab government directing the government to respond to a petition seeking direction for an independent census of farmers’ suicides in the state.

On Farmers Suicides in Punjab – Talk with Journalist Hamir Singh

Sikh Siyasat's editor Parmjeet Singh talked to senior journalist Hamir Singh on the issue of Farmers suicides in Punjab. Various aspects of this serious problem faced by the Punjabi society were discussed during this discussion.

AAP urges Narendra Modi to write-off Punjab farmers’ debt; PSBs write-off 1.14 Lakh cores bad debt, reveals RTI

Aam Aadmi Party has urged Narendra Modi led BJP government in India to write-off 51 thousand crores loan of Punjab farmers.