On February 1, 2019, the Central Government launched Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana for farmers. Through this program, a grant of ₹6,000 in three equal installments will be provided to the country’s farmers. All farmers who have less than 2 hectares of arable land are eligible to receive the benefits of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana.
Under this scheme, the total amount to be granted by the central government will be paid in three installments of Rs.2000 by direct transfer to the beneficiary’s bank account. Under Prime Minister Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana 2022 small and marginal farmers worth Rs 12 crore will be admitted. The total cost incurred under this program is Rs 75,000 crore. Through Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana, beneficiary farmers of 2.25 crore have already received the first instalment by bank transfer (DBT) on March 31, 2019.
India is an agricultural country, 75% of the country’s population is engaged in agriculture, all the country’s farmers are financially dependent on agriculture, against this background, the Indian government has entrusted Prime Minister Kisan Samman with financial support to farmers. The program started in 2022. This program aims to provide farmers who engage in farming with a better livelihood and empower farmers to be self-sufficient and self-determined.
If you want to avail Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana, you must have an Aadhar card. If you do not have an Aadhar card, you cannot use this program.
End of holding limit
When Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana was established, only the farmers who had 2 hectares or 5 acres of farmland were included in this program. Now the central government has abolished this limit.
Facility to know the status
Now you can know for yourself the status of your application under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana. All you need to do is have an Aadhar number or cell phone number or bank account. You can use it to check the status of your application.
Facility for self-registration
When Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana was established, to enroll in this system one had to make rounds of accountants and agricultural officials. But now the government has lifted this obligation. Now every farmer can make his own registration. To sit at home.
Kisan Credit Card
All farmers registered under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana do not need to provide any document to get a Kisan credit card. This makes it easy for farmers to get a Kisan credit card. The economic situation of the farmers will also improve thanks to the Kisan credit card.
After winning the 17th Lok Sabha election, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi announced for the second time as part of his Modi 2.0 strategy that all of the country’s marginal farmers, large and small, will now be placed under Pradhan Mantri Samman Nidhi Yojana. The scope of the program has been expanded by the Modi government and now all farmers in the country who have land of 1 hectare, 2 hectares, 3 hectares, 4 hectares, 5 hectares, etc. can apply under this scheme and use the program.
- The applicant must have land up to 2 hectares.
- Must have agricultural land documents.
- Aadhar Card
- ID Card
- Proof of Identity, Driving License, Voter ID
- Bank Account Book
- Mobile Phone Number
- Proof of Address
- Farm Information (the size of the farm, how much land)
- Passport size photograph