"I fail to understand why this (implementation) has not been done by the state government. This is an unfortunate lapse, painfully harmful to the interest of the farmers. The cruel joke and historic injustice on the farmers should make us realise that governance has to be for the benefit of the people at large," he wrote.
In the past, too, the governor had on several occasions flayed the TMC dispensation for its decision to not implement the scheme.
The government, on its part, has repeatedly said it has introduced several pro-farmer projects in the state.
Farmers across the country have received about Rs 92,000 crore so far, and those in Bengal got nothing, he rued.
"This calls for soul searching and immediate amends," Dhankhar added.
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