Under this scheme, all farmers get Rs 6 thousand per year as minimum income support. This scheme implemented from 1st December 2018 is proving to be a boon for the farmers.
PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi: The amount is directly transferred to the farmer’s bank account. This direct financial assistance is given to those farmer families, needy farmers identified by the state governments under this scheme.
Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana | PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana
PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi: The Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi) is a scheme of the Government of India, which provides farmers with an annual grant of Rs. 6000 financial assistance is provided. In this, the amount is directly transferred to the needy farmers in their bank accounts in three separate installments (Rs. 2000) in a year. This direct financial assistance is given to those farmer families, needy farmers identified by the state governments under this scheme.
75 thousand crore rupees is the annual expenditure of the government
The objective of the scheme (Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi) is to save poor farmers from getting trapped in the clutches of moneylenders. In case of death of the beneficiary in this scheme, his family members continue to get the benefit. Through this scheme, the central government has to spend 75 thousand crore rupees annually. Under this scheme, e-KYC has been made mandatory for farmers. Central government has started this to prevent fraud.
Eligibility for farmers
According to the information provided on the official website of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi, the benefit of this scheme (PM-Kisan) is given to farmer families consisting of husband and wife and minor children. Also, those who have total agricultural land up to two hectares in the records of State and Union Territories.
Even these farmers do not get benefit
Not all farmers can be included in this scheme. Government employees or farmers paying income tax have not been made eligible for this scheme. Apart from this, doctors, engineers and employees who get pension of more than 10 thousand rupees also cannot take advantage of PM Kisan Yojana.
Apart from this, MPs and MLAs also do not get the benefit of PM Kisan Yojana. According to the rules of KPM Kisan Yojana, 6 thousand rupees will be transferred annually to the account of the same farmer in whose name the farm-khasra will be.
Documents Required for Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana
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Bank Passbook / Cancel Cheque
How to Apply for Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana?
Farmers can apply for Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana through two ways, first is Common Service Center, second way farmers themselves can apply by visiting the official website of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana.
How to apply for PM Kisan Yojana from Common Service Center (CSC).
To apply in Kisan Yojana, you have to visit your nearest CSC center.
There you have to carry your Aadhaar card, bank passbook and land documents along with it.
Give all the documents to the CSC operator and ask to apply in the farmer scheme.
After paying the application fee, your registration and application will be done
The application process is online so it does not take much time. Your application process will be completed in just 5 to 10 minutes.
How to apply online yourself
To apply for PM Kisan Yojana new application firstly pmkisan.gov.in/ This is the official website of PM Kisan Yojana.
Now click on the New Farmer Registration option here.
After this you have to submit your Aadhaar number.
After submitting the Aadhaar number, the Kisan Yojana application form will open.
Fill all the information asked in the application form carefully and submit the form
This will complete your application
After applying your application will be sent to your block for verification. After block verification, your application will be forwarded to the District Welfare Department. Then the state government will verify it and finally your application will reach the central government for online verification.
After getting the approval from the central government, the assistance amount will start coming into your account.
These numbers will come in handy for scheme related complaints
PM Kisan Toll Free Number – 18001155266
PM Kisan Helpline Number – 155261
PM Kisan Landline Numbers – 011—23381092, 23382401