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Farmers won’t be allowed to face harrowing time to get Jamabandis for availing maximum credit limit: Randhawa

Punjabi Politics
he Co-operation Minister, Punjab, S. Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa today said that a co-operative movement would be launched in full earnestness in order to enable the farming sector of the state stand on its feet again and bolster crop diversification and an aggressive marketing strategy would be evolved to ensure the running of co-operative institutions on professional lines. The minister disclosed this here today at Milkfed office in Sector-34 in a statement after presiding over a meeting of the higher officials of the Co-operation Department besides Heads of Co-operative Institutions. He also said that no farmer would have to face harrowing time over getting jamabandis for availing Maximum Credit Limit (MCL).

‘Thrifty’ Manpreet availing power subsidy

Punjab
Archit Watts Tribune News Service Muktsar, October 20 Even as Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh has made an appeal to affluent farmers to give up power subsidy, Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal is availing it on two tubewell connections at his native Badal village. This is in contrast to the minister’s initiatives to cut expenses. In one such move, he has stopped offering tea to visitors to his office. Besides, former Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, his deceased wife Surinder Kaur Badal and former Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal are also getting free power supply on one tubewell connection each in the village. In reply to an RTI query, the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) authorities have informed that there are 225 AP connections at Badal village a...