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Farmers Can Earn Rs. 36000 Yearly through PM Kisan Maandhan Yojana; Check Method to Apply

Abha Toppo
Abha Toppo
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Lakhs of farmers have registered/applied for Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maandhan Yojana, a pension scheme launched by the Central government.  Under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maandhan Yojana, after the completion of 60 years of age, farmers will get pension of Rs 3000 per month i.e. Rs 36,000 yearly.

It is a very beneficial scheme for farmers as it will help them financially in their old age. Registration process is going on hence those who haven't registered can do so to avail the benefits of this government scheme. 

Benefits of PM Kisan Maandhan Yojana

According to the officials of the Ministry of Agriculture, there will be no fees for PM Kisan Maandhan Yojana registration. If a farmer is availing the benefit of PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi yojana then no separate documents will be taken for this.

Under this scheme, farmers can choose to contribute directly from the benefits received from the PM-Kisan scheme. In this way, they will not have to spend money directly from their pocket. It must be noted that farmers in between 18 to 40 years can register for Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maandhan Yojana.

How much contribution farmers have to make?

Farmers need to make a monthly contribution of Rs.55 - Rs.200 - depending on their age of entry.

What to do if anyone wants to leave the scheme in between?

If a farmer wants to leave PM-KMY in between, then his money will not be lost. The money that has been deposited till his departure will get interest equal to the savings account of banks. If the farmer dies, then his wife will continue to get 50 percent of the amount. Life Insurance Corporation of India will manage the pension fund of farmers.

How much money has to be paid?

The amount of premium farmer will pay government will also give equal money.  Its minimum premium is Rs. 55 and the maximum is Rs. 200. If someone wants to leave the policy in between then farmer will get the deposit along with interest. If the farmer dies then his wife will get Rs 1500 per month.

PM Kisan Mandhan Yojana Online

  • The PM-KMY enrollment can be done through self-registration online or via Common Service Centres in different states. The enrollment is free of cost.

  • For self-enrollment via online registration, click this link - maandhan yojana

  • For enrollment via Common Service Centre farmers will have to visit the nearest CSC along with their Aadhaar card & bank passbook/account details. The Common Service Centres will charge Rs.30/- per enrolment that will be borne by Government.

  • The Village Level Entrepreneur or VLE at the CSC will complete the on-line registration procedure after taking details like name, date of birth, spouse/nominee, Aadhaar number, mobile number etc.

How to find Nearest CSC?

Click to Find Common Service Centre

For complete details of PM Kisan Maandhan Yojana click - pmkmy.gov.in

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