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.
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.
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.
Sikh Siyasat's editor Parmjeet Singh talked to senior journalist Hamir Singh on the issue of Farmers 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.
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.
Aam Aadmi Party has urged Narendra Modi led BJP government in India to write-off 51 thousand crores loan of Punjab farmers.