Hyderabad: Telangana Government on Tuesday issued a Budget Release order for an amount of Rs. 4,000 crore for crop loan waiver scheme.
The amount has been released under Scheme expenditure to the Agriculture HoD of Budget Estimates 2017-18. Of Rs. 4,000 Crore, an amount of Rs. 2,957 crore has been released as Grants-in-Aid under Scheme for Debt Relief to Farmers.
Of remaining amount, Rs. 656.62 Crore and Rs. 385.90 Crore have been adjusted under Special Component Plan for Scheduled Castes and Tribal Area Sub-Plan respectively. (INN)