May 10, 2020 12:38 am
Under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme, each farmer gets Rs 6,000 of income support in a year in three equal instalments directly into their bank account.
September 17, 2019 11:25 am
Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat and Telangana are the top three states, having disbursed the third instalment to almost 16.35 lakh, 13.99 lakh and 11.03 lakh farmers, respectively.
July 19, 2019 5:04 pm
Under the PM-KISAN scheme, financial benefits are transferred to bank accounts of identified beneficiaries, as and when their correct and verified data is uploaded by states concerned on the PM-Kisan web-portal.
July 04, 2019 4:30 am
Out of the total 1,19,743 cases of reversal of transactions recorded for eight states, Uttar Pradesh topped with reversal of 86,314 transactions, followed by Maharashtra with reversal of 32,897 transactions.
June 10, 2019 10:39 am
Under the PM-Kisan scheme earlier, only small and marginal farmers were to get Rs 6,000 annually from the Centre directly into their accounts in three installments of Rs 2,000 each.
June 01, 2019 7:33 am
So far, funds have been credited in the bank accounts of 3.11 crore beneficiaries in the first instalment and 2.66 crore beneficiaries in the second instalment, according to data provided by the government.
February 28, 2019 12:31 am
PM-Kisan & similar schemes can cause more harm than good without durable farm sector reforms and development of complementary marketing infrastructure