Under the debt waiver scheme for the Christian Converts, loans up to Rs.25,000 maturing on 31 March 2006 would be written off fully. In cases where the loan amount exceeds the stipulated amount, penal interest part would be written off, providing the persons with an opportunity to avail a one time benefit. http://beta.thehindu.com/news/states/kerala/article451983.ece Is it legal in India to open a scheme for one religion and not to poor under debt in anther religion?? How is this secularism?? I guess we will never see such debates on the Media. Are parties nurturing and ensuring thier vote banks through such means?