Accusing the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) authorities in Uttar Pradesh of being anti-farmer, Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav has demanded compensation of Rs 25 lakh to farmers affected by unseasonal rains. Yadav stated in an announcement launched on Saturday that the Annadata is in a nasty state because of the BJP authorities's anti-farmer coverage. The BJP has by no means been pleasant to the farmers.
After the BJP ruling, lots of of farmers have dedicated suicide because of debt. Here within the lockdown, the suicides of the farmers will not be stopping. He stated that the farmers couldn’t get well from the heavy rains and hailstorms that had occurred two months in the past, that once more the rain and hail storms have damaged the again of the farmers tonight. <! –
In this, the surplus rainfall in Muzaffarnagar, Bhadohi, Sonbhadra, Rae Bareli, Bahraich, Jaunpur, Varanasi, Ayodhya, Kanpur, Bulandshahr, Fatehpur, Bijnor and Lakhimpur destroyed the wheat crop and the blossoms of mango bushes. About 12 farmers have additionally died because of lightning, their dependents needs to be given monetary help of Rs. 25 lakh every to the state authorities instantly. Yadav stated that ample compensation has not been given to the farmers even two months in the past.
Therefore, to compensate for the lack of crops right here and earlier than that, the federal government ought to make preparations to offer ample compensation for the lack of crops. Most of the farmers additionally do animal husbandry. Due to the lockdown, the demand of milk in the complete state has come down by 50 p.c. Milk merchants, livestock homeowners and farmers are additionally struggling because of this.
A aid package deal needs to be introduced for them as nicely. Farmers will not be getting any profit from all bulletins like crop insurance coverage, honors quantity and so forth. The farmers have left the hope of doubling the earnings within the BJP authorities. With the lack of his remaining capital, he’ll now turn out to be a longing for meals as an alternative of meals supplier. How can we count on the farmer to get the assist value and the price of the unhealthy value. The SP president alleged that the BJP authorities has introduced to provide assist to the company homes, leaving the farmers' considerations. RBI is making an attempt to offer aid to industrialists whereas farmers will not be capable of get loans from banks at low cost curiosity. The sugarcane farmer was not even paid the dues, quite the opposite, in lots of locations, he’s being given debt restoration notices.