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Maharashtra wants banks to offer fresh loans to defaulting farmers

The Uddhav Thackeray-led regime wants banks to suspend recoveries of pending arrears for a year and offer fresh credit to the defaulting farmers. After announcing a blanket ban on new capital works till March next year, Maharashtra, worst-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic among states, has now turned to commercial banks for a special dispensation. Unable […]

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Coronavirus | Three fresh cases reported in Maharashtra

State’s tally touches 338 Three new cases of COVID-19 were reported on April 2 from Pune and Buldhana districts, taking Maharashtra’s tally to 338. Two new cases were reported from Pune and, in a matter of growing concern for authorities, yet another case was reported from Buldhana district in the State’s Amravati division. With these […]