PM Kisan Yojana is a government scheme launched in India in February 2019 to provide income support to small and marginal farmers. The scheme aims to provide financial assistance of Rs. 6000 per year to eligible farmers in three equal installments of Rs. 2000 each.
Eligibility criteria for the scheme are as follows:
- The farmer should be a citizen of India.
- The farmer should own cultivable land.
- The farmer should be a small or marginal farmer, which means that he/she should have less than two hectares of cultivable land.
- The farmer should be in possession of a valid Aadhaar card.
The scheme is being implemented by the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Government of India, and the funds are transferred directly into the bank accounts of the beneficiaries through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) mode.
To avail of the benefits of the PM Kisan Yojana, farmers need to apply for the scheme either online or offline by visiting their nearest Common Service Centers (CSCs). The scheme has a provision for self-registration by farmers through the PM Kisan web portal.
The scheme has been extended to all eligible farmers, irrespective of their landholding, and is expected to benefit around 14.5 crore farmers across the country.
To check the PM Kisan Yojana installment status list, you can follow the steps below:
- Visit the official website of PM Kisan Yojana at https://pmkisan.gov.in/.
- Click on the “Farmers Corner” section on the homepage.
- Select the “Beneficiary Status” option from the dropdown menu.
- Enter your Aadhaar number or account number or mobile number and click on “Get Data” button.
- The status of your PM Kisan Yojana installment will be displayed on the screen.
Alternatively, you can also check your PM Kisan Yojana installment status by visiting your nearest Common Service Centre (CSC) or by contacting the PM Kisan Yojana helpline number at 011-24300606.
Please note that it may take some time for the status of your PM Kisan Yojana installment to be updated on the website, so you may need to check back periodically if you do not see the latest information.
To check if the 13th installment of PM Kisan has been credited to your account, follow these steps:
- Step 1: Go to the official PM Kisan website – https://pmkisan.gov.in/
- Step 2: Click on ‘Beneficiary Status’ under the ‘Farmers corner’ section.
- Step 3: Enter your Aadhaar number, account number, or mobile number, and the captcha code. Step 4: Click on the ‘Get Status’ button. You will see details of your installment status based on the beneficiary details. Note that your name must be on the beneficiary list to receive the amount.
- To check if your name is included in the PM Kisan beneficiary list, follow these steps: Step 1: Go to the official PM Kisan website – https://pmkisan.gov.in/ Step 2: Click on the ‘Beneficiary list’ tab on the right side of the page. Step 3: Select the state, district, sub-district, block, and village details from the dropdown. Step 4: Click on the ‘Get report’ button. You will see the details of the beneficiary list.You can also call the PM-Kisan Helpline No. 155261 / 011-24300606 for any assistance.
2. According to the PIB release, the government has credited more than Rs. 16,000 crore to the bank accounts of crores of farmers across the country through the PM-Kisan scheme. The scheme benefits small farmers, and around Rs. 2.5 lakh crore has been deposited in their accounts so far. The government has also deposited more than Rs. 50,000 crore in the accounts of women farmers.
3. To know if a landholding farmer’s family is included in the list of beneficiaries, the beneficiary list will be displayed at Panchayats to ensure transparency and information. States/UTs will also notify the sanction of benefit to the beneficiary through system-generated SMS. The status can be checked through the Farmers Corner on the PM-Kisan portal.
4. The Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi is a central government initiative launched in 2019 to provide income support to all landholding farmers’ families in the country. All land-owning farmer families are eligible to receive income support through the PM Kisan scheme, which is given out in three equal payments of Rs. 2,000 every four months. The beneficiary’s bank account receives a direct credit for this amount. You can check the eligibility and status of the scheme through the PM-Kisan portal.