The Congress came to power in these three states in the recently-held Assembly elections with farm loan waiver high on the agenda and the party started work within hours of taking over by announcing a waiver.
In his attack on the Prime Minister, Gandhi had said “Congress and all opposition parties will force Modi to give farm loan waiver to farmers… Will not allow Modi to sleep till he waives the loan.”
Two of the three Congress-ruled states — Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh have announced farm loan waivers and Rajasthan, according to officials, is working on it.
Within days of the farm loan waiver, the BJP-ruled Gujarat and Assam waived decided to write off rural electricity bills and farm loans respectively, to the tune of Rs 650 crore and Rs 600 crore.
Even when BJP senior leaders having a stoic silence over Congress President comments .,
Non Political party NITI Aayog vice chairperson Rajiv Kumar on Wednesday jumped into the political row over the farmers’ loan waiver with Congress President Rahul Gandhi
“What can I say? It’s like maano na maano main hi champion. Government works after looking at everything. I don’t think any other government has ever worked for farmers as much as the present government is doing,” he said after Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s tweet that Prime Minister Modi was sleeping (on loan waiver).
The vice-chairperson of Niti Aayog, a policy think tank of the government, added that no one else had accepted the recommendations of Swaminathan Commission report, this government did, it raised credit for farmers to Rs 10.50 lakh crore.
“Rahul Gandhi’s governments should do their work, others will do theirs”, Kumar said sarcastically..
Political observes say with three important  victory in Hindi heart belt for Congress and Opposition Unity of 18 parties., and the way BJP losses it allies .,  with hardly 80 days to go for election announcement  the chances of BJP getting Reelected   in 2019 elections appears  diminishing…