PM Kisan Samman Nidhi: PM Modi to release 8th installment TODAY; 9.5 crore farmers to benefit

Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) 8th installment: The wait of over 9.5 crore farmers for PM-KISAN 8th installment will end today, May 14. 

ZeeBiz WebTeam | May 14, 2021, 08:51 AM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will release the 8th instalment of financial benefit under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme on May 14 at 11 AM via video conferencing.  

 

 

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PM Narendra Modi confirms news

PM Narendra Modi confirms news

The decision comes after the state governments signed RFT, followed by the Centre generating FTO facilitating the launch of financial benefit for farmers. The information was shared by the Prime Minister from his official Twitter handle on Thursday. He said May 14 will be important day for farmers as he will be releasing the PM-KISAN 8th installment on Friday.  Source: PTI

 

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Who will benefit and allocation for PM Kisan?

Who will benefit and allocation for PM Kisan?

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.  Source: PTI

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What is PM-KISAN scheme?

What is PM-KISAN scheme?

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.  Source: PTI

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How PM-KISAN scheme works

How PM-KISAN scheme works

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. Source: PTI

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How to enroll name in PM-KISAN beneficiaries' list

How to enroll name in PM-KISAN beneficiaries' list

  

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 can also 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.