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After suicides, potato sops

Agriculture minister Purnendu Bose today said the suicides of two potato farmers in Burdwan and Hooghly were not linked to distress sale but in the same breath announced measures to ensure that farmers got proper price for their produce. "According to the ... The Telegraph, 1 month ago
2 potato growers commit suicide Hindu Business Line, 1 month ago

Mamata Banerjee promises free treatment for cancer, cardiac patients

KOLKATA: , triggering howls of protest from the opposition and cries of blatant violation of the model code of conduct. "The state government would soon make treatment of all types of cancer, cardiac problems and blood disorders completely free in ...
 Times of India7 hours ago

POTATO - WB Govt urges Centre to waive loans to affected potato farmers

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Kolkata, Apr 17 (PTI) The West Bengal government today urged the Centre to either waive or reduce loans taken by potato farmers from different banks, as they were forced to make distress sales of their produce because ...
 Namibia Press Agency15 hours ago TMC calls farmer suicides an Opposition rumour  Asian Age3 weeks ago WB Govt deny reports of suicide by potato farmers  Press Trust of India1 month ago PTI - POTATO-MINISTER - WB Govt deny reports of suicide by potato farmers  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago

CM attacks Centre on Land, issue, CBI...

Upping the ante against the Modi ministry at the Centre, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee today took to the streets to protest against the Land Ordinance and said that instead of providing good governance the Centre was "giving indulgence ...
 The Echo Of India1 week ago

West Bengal creates posts ahead of civic poll

Kolkata, Apr 8 (PTI) Days to go before the civic poll in the state, the West Bengal government today announced creation of 600 new posts, specially in the departments of health, education and home. State Agriculture Minister Purnendu Bose said the ...
 Press Trust of India1 week ago PTI - CABINET - West Bengal creates posts ahead of civic poll  Namibia Press Agency1 week ago

CPM's peasant wing blocks road in Bankura seeking fair price for potato

Road blockades were erected at four places in Bankura district today by CPM's peasant wing demanding fair price for potato. Kisan Sabha members put up blockades at Dhaldanga More, Poabagan, Heavy More and Salboni areas here since 9 am. While ...
 The Echo Of India2 weeks ago Road Blockades in Bankura Demanding Fair Price for Potato  Outlook India2 weeks ago

Suicide of Bengal potato farmers shocking: Somnath

Kolkata, March 24 Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Tuesday described as "shocking" the spate of suicides by potato farmers in West Bengal due to alleged debt, and rued that the state government has not taken any steps on the issue. ...
 ProKerala.com3 weeks ago

Potato farmer kills self in Bengal, toll four this month

Kolkata, March 21 A potato cultivator in West Bengal's Burdwan district died on Saturday after consuming pesticide. His family said he took the extreme step on failing to recover the cost of production. So far, four potato cultivators have ...
 ProKerala.com3 weeks ago

Bengal seeks Central assistance

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Denies links between deaths of potato farmers and distress : Even as West Bengal Agriculture Minister Purnendu Bose urged the Centre to give compensation package to potato farmers, he vehemently denied any ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago

Bengal's buying arrests fall in potato price

The decline in potato prices has been contained in West Bengal over the last one week on the back of the State Government's decision to provide buying support. Procurement, though, is yet to start in full swing across various districts. Farmers ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago Potato prices crash in Bengal on bumper crop  Hindu Business Line1 month ago
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