PRADHAN MANTRI KISAN SAMMAN NIDHI
Rajasthan govt releases fourth instalment of PM Kisan Nidhi scheme to farmers
Farmers are given Rs 6,000 per year in three instalments of Rs 2,000 each under the scheme aimed at providing financial support to small and marginal farmers across the country.
PM Modi disburses Rs 12,000 crore to six crore farmers
"I expect that in the new year, those states which are not associated with the Kisan...
Kisan Samman: PM to electronically transfer cash to 6 crore farmers from Karnataka on Thursday
The PM will transfer the last instalment of th...
CSCs to speed up enrollment under the farmer income support scheme-PM Kisan
So far only around 7 cr farmers have been enrolled in the PK-Kisan scheme against the target of 14 cr and the partnership with CSCs is expected to shore up that number. Farmers can visit nearby CSCs to get enrolled and avail the scheme’s benefit. CSCs have also been given the mandate to make any changes such as address or nominee in previous enrolment.
RBI strengthening regulations for banks and NBFCs: Shaktikanta Das
Persistently high inflation adversely impacts the economy’s allocative efﬁciency and impedes growth, says Das.
PM-Kisan, mandi reforms steal the show in 2019
The Centre's focus in 2019, continued to be 'kisan kalyan' (farmers' welfare) in the second term of the Modi administration and the policy changes were as per the recommendations by the Dalwai Committee for doubling farmers' 2015-16 income level, in real terms, by 2022.
13 million farmers in UP would miss out on PM Kisan Nidhi due to ID issues, govt sounds alarm
UP has the largest number of beneficiaries among all states under the scheme. Out of the 79.7 million beneficiaries across the country, almost 18 million are in UP alone.
BSY seeks funds from Centre for flood rehab at farmers’ meet
PM Narendra Modi was in Tumakuru to release the third instalment of the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana to beneficiaries from across the country and spoke to thousands of farmers present. Chief minister BS Yediyurappa sought funds to complete pending irrigation projects.
Government to check if cash reached the farmers
It has decided to conduct physical verification of PM Kisan beneficiaries by picking 5% beneficiaries randomly to rule out any discrepancy in cash transfer.
Aadhaar mandatory for getting PM-Kisan benefits from December onwards: Centre
"The mandatory requirement of Aadhaar seeding of beneficiaries' data continues to be applicable for release of all installments falling due with effect from December 1, 2019 onward," Agriculture Minister said in Lok Sabha. Under PM-Kisan scheme, the government is providing Rs 6,000 per annum in three equal installments to 14 crore farmers.
Now, PM-Kisan payments only via Aadhaar-linked bank accounts
Under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-Kisan) Yojana, the central government provides income support of Rs 6,000 per year to all farmer families in the country, paid in instalments of Rs 2,000 every four months. The instalment for the December 2019 to March 2020 will be transferred to Aadhar-authenticated bank accounts at one go this month.
CSCs asked to update data of eligible farmers
The finance ministry had recently asked agriculture ministry to immediately release unpaid instalments by September 30.
Centre starts registration for Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maan-Dhan Yojana
The government has budgeted Rs 10,774.50 crore for implementation of the scheme for the first three years starting this fiscal.
Agriculture sector seeks building brands of its products abroad
At a customary pre-Budget meeting with finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) pitched for higher allocation for National Dairy Plan II in the upcoming Budget.
PM Narendra Modi launches 'Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maan Dhan Yojana' from Ranchi
Under the 'Pradhan Mantri Kisan Mandhan Yojana', farmers between 18 and 40 years of age will get Rs 3,000 monthly pension after reaching 60.
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