The Farmers from Dhondegaon village in Nashik district have been visiting NDCC (Nashik District Girna Co-Operative Bank) repeatedly to finish their loan account for the last 2 years.
The farmers are saying without the Government’s intervention, it will not be possible for them to repay the loan or the interest. They were driven to despair.
Youngsters from Nashik came together under an organisation and helped revive water sources near their village.
Sonali Desai has chosen her way towards financial freedom and is serving as an inspiration to many.
No government official has visited them to take stock of the situation.
Local farmers from Beed in Maharashtra have migrated to cities for better prospects.
Farmers in India are one of the most disadvantaged lot with very less earnings and many challenges to deal with.
The Maharashtra state administration has spent a lot of public money on raising awareness about COVID-19. But on ground, slums of Nashik remain in a bad state.