What is the objective of Pradhan Mantri KIsan SAmman Nidhi (PM-KISAN)?
Who are the small and marginal farmers?
The SMFs landholder farmer family is defined as “a family comprising of husband, wife and minor children who collectively own cultivable land upto 2 hectare as per land records of the concerned State/UT”.
What is the basis for identification?
What are the Scheme Contours and the Financial Outlay?
The Scheme to be implemented as Central Sector Scheme with 100% financial support by Government of India (GoI).
Under the Scheme, a direct payment of Rs. 6000 per year will be transferred in three equal installments of Rs. 2000 each every four months into the Aadhar ceded bank accounts of eligible landholding SMFs families.