Tahlka News Desk
Lucknow: UP CM Yogi Adityanath to hold his first uttar pradesh cabinet meeting in lucknow today at 5 pm in Shastri Bhawan. The main points to be discuss in the cabinet meeting will be farmers loan waiver, regulation on slaughterhouses, and electricity in rural areas.
The BJP govt had announced and promised in its Lok kalyan Sankalp Patra to waive the loans of small and marginal farmers. PM Modi too had said in his campaign speeches.
Also, there is no any such compulsion to convening the first cabinet meeting within a certain period.
Government sources said around 2.30 crore farmers in the state suffered losses due to natural calamities in the recent past and were unable to repay loans amounting to about Rs 62,000 crore.