Rs. 36,359 crore
Quantum of loan waiver announced for farmers in the state of Uttar Pradesh in Apr 2017 by the newly elected state government of Yogi Adityanath.
Rs. 1.00 lakh
Maximum amount the government would waive per small and marginal farmer owning less than five acres of land.
Number of farmers identified as eligible for receiving the waiver.
Rs. 7,371 crore
Quantum of waiver in Phase I - the waiver process was initiated on 13 Sep 2017.
Number of farmers that will be covered in Phase I.