PM-KISAN 8th installment: Good news for 9.5 crore farmers
PM-KISAN 8th installment: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will release the 8th instalment of financial benefit under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme on 14th May at 11 AM via video conferencing.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will release the 8th instalment of financial benefit under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme on 14th May at 11 AM via video conferencing. The information was shared by the Prime Minister from his official Twitter handle on Thursday. This will enable the transfer of more than Rs 19,000 crore to more than 9.5 crores beneficiary farmer families. Prime Minister will also interact with farmer beneficiaries during the event. Union Agriculture Minister will also be present on the occasion.
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Under the PM-KISAN scheme, a financial benefit of Rs. 6000/- per year is provided to the eligible beneficiary farmer families, payable in three equal 4-monthly installments of Rs.2000/- each. The fund is transferred directly to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries. In this scheme, Samman Rashi of over Rs. 1.15 lakh crores has been transferred to farmer families so far.
देश के करोड़ों अन्नदाताओं के लिए कल का दिन बेहद महत्वपूर्ण है। सुबह 11 बजे वीडियो कॉन्फ्रेंसिंग के जरिए प्रधानमंत्री किसान सम्मान निधि की 8वीं किस्त जारी करने का सौभाग्य प्राप्त होगा। इस अवसर पर अपने किसान भाई-बहनों के साथ संवाद भी करूंगा।https://t.co/QKUL2SFO7e
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 13, 2021
The decision comes after the state governments signed RFT, followed by the Centre generating FTO.
Meanwhile, there are many farmers whose names are missing from beneficiaries' list. In that case farmers who are not receiving Rs 2000 every four months can file a complaint by dialling 011-24300606 (PM Kisan Samman Helpline).
To get your name enrolled in the list, you need to approach the local Agriculture Assistant officer. You can get the details of your local Agriculture Assistant officer by visiting the Farmer’s Corner on the official portal.
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