Covid-19 lockdown: Govt extends crop loan repayment benefits for farmers
Updated : March 31, 2020 06:20 AM IST
Many farmers are not able to travel to bank branches for payment of their short term crop loan dues for lockdown.
These steps will help the farmers repay such loans up to the extended period at 4 percent per annum interest without attracting any penalty, it said.
Govt provides 3 percent incentive to farmers on timely repayment of loans.