1. Agriculture World

PM Kisan Update: Modi to Transfer 10th Installment to 10 Crore Farmers on December 23

Abha Toppo
Abha Toppo
PM Modi
PM Modi

Good news for crores of farmers in the country. The government has announced that it will release the 10th installment under PM Kisan Yojana on 23 December 2021.

In an official statement, the Centre has confirmed that PM Modi will disburse the 10th installment of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana on 23 December, which is also celebrated as Kisan Diwas (National Farmers Day).

Doubling farmer's income: The central government is making every effort to double farmers’ income by the year 2022. To achieve this goal, the Modi government had launched PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana in 2018. Under this scheme, the government provides Rs 6,000 every year to the farmers in three installments.

e-KYC is mandatory for farmers

The government has made e-KYC Aadhaar mandatory for farmers registered under PM KISAN yojana. Farmers will get the installment only if they complete the e-KYC. Without this, their installment will not come.

9 installments released so far

The beneficiaries of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana have so far received a total of 9 installments and they will get for the 10th installment tomorrow.

Installment Details

Month

Beneficiaries

Number of beneficiary farmers of 9th installment

AUG-NOV 2021-22

11,12,88,002

Number of beneficiary farmers of 8th installment

APR-JUL 2021-22

11,11,52,851

Number of beneficiary farmers of 7th installment

DEC-MAR 2020 - 21

10,23,49,456

Number of beneficiary farmers of 6th installment

AUG-NOV 2020-21

10,23,14,245

Number of beneficiary farmers of 5th installment

APR-JUL 2020-21

10,49,31,270

Number of beneficiary farmers of 4th installment

DEC-MAR 2019-20

8,96,00,395

Number of beneficiary farmers of 3rd installment

AUG-NOV 2019-20

8,76,21,282

Beneficiary farmers of 2nd installment

APR-JUL 2019-20

6,63,27,601

Beneficiary farmers of 1st installment

DEC-MAR 2018-19

3,16,10,700

 

However, lakhs of farmers in the country have still not received the previous installment. According to the information received on PM Kisan website, all the farmers who have applied for the 9th installment till September 30, their money will be transferred to their account along with the 10th installment. This means they will get total Rs. 4000.

Like this article?

Hey! I am Abha Toppo. Did you liked this article and have suggestions to improve this article? Mail me your suggestions and feedback.

Share your comments

Subscribe to our Newsletter. You choose the topics of your interest and we'll send you handpicked news and latest updates based on your choice.

Subscribe Newsletters