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Prime Minister Modi Unveils 16th Installment of PM Kisan Yojana in Maharashtra

IndiaPrime Minister Modi Unveils 16th Installment of PM Kisan Yojana in Maharashtra

During a ceremony in Yavatmal, Maharashtra, today on February 28, Prime Minister Modi released the 16th installment of the Prime Minister Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-Kisan) scheme, amounting to over Rs. 21,000 crores.

The PM-Kisan scheme has already benefited more than 11 crore farmer families, with transfers totaling over Rs. 3 lakh crores directly into their accounts. Additionally, Prime Minister Modi distributed the second and third installments of the ‘Namo Shetkari Mahasamman Nidhi’, totaling around Rs. 3,800 crores, benefiting approximately 88 lakh farmers in Maharashtra.

Initiated by the central government in 2019, the PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana provides annual financial assistance of Rs. 6,000 to farmers, directly transferred to their bank accounts through direct benefit transfer.

To check if you’ve received benefits from the scheme, follow these steps:

  1. Visit the official website of PM Kisan Yojana (pmkisan.gov.in).
  2. Click on ‘Know Your Status’ on the homepage.
  3. Enter your registration number.
  4. Enter the captcha code displayed on the screen.
  5. Fill in all the required information and click on ‘Get Details’.
  6. Your PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana status will be displayed on the screen.

If the amount has not been credited to your account, you can contact the PM-Kisan helpline number at 155261 or 1800115526 (toll-free) or call 011-23381092. Additionally, you can also email at pmkisan-ict[at]gov[dot]in.

Prime Minister Modi’s initiative aims to provide financial support to farmers across the country, promoting agricultural growth and ensuring their welfare. Through such schemes, the government is committed to uplifting the agricultural community and improving their livelihoods.

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