PM transfers 10th installment of PM Kisan scheme to the bank accounts of 10 crore farmers
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has released the 10th installment of financial benefit under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Scheme through video conferencing. More than 20 thousand crore rupees were transferred to over ten crore farmer families. Mr. Modi also released an equity grant of more than 14 crore rupees to about 351 Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs) which will benefit more than one lakh 24 thousand farmers. Speaking on the occasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, it is his honor to begin the New Year with the country’s Annadatas. He said, the PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi is a big support for India’s farmers. Including yesterday’s transfer, more than one lakh 80 thousand crore rupees have been transferred directly to the accounts of farmers. During the event, the Prime Minister also interacted with FPOs.