PM-Kisan 10th installment to be released this month, these categories are not eligible for Rs 2000 installment amount
PM-Kisan Eligibility: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will release the 10th instalment financial benefit under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme in December 2021. For any latest updates and for checking the PM Kisan beneficiary status, the individuals must login to the official website of PM Kisan at pmkisan.gov.in.
Under the PM-KISAN scheme, all landholding farmers’ families are provided with financial benefit of Rs.6000 per annum per family and payable in three equal installments of Rs.2000 each, every four months.
The scheme provides minimum income support up to Rs 6,000 to farmers across the country. The amount is directly transferred to the bank account of the farmers.
The government has defined the family for the scheme, which consists of husband, wife, and minor children. State Government and UT administration will identify the farmer families, which are eligible for support as per scheme guidelines. The fund will be directly transferred to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries.
PM KISAN Scheme Benefits
The PM KISAN Yojana benefits 12 crore farmers across the country. The benefits are as follows:
1) The PM KISAN Yojana provides financial assistance to farmers irrespective of the size of their land holdings
2) The scheme provides minimum income support up to Rs 6,000 to farmers across the country. The amount is directly transferred to the bank account of the farmers.
Now, it must also be noted that there are certain categories who are not eligible for the scheme. They are as follows:
1) All Institutional Land holders.
2) Farmer families which belong to one or more of the following categories:.
i)Former and present holders of constitutional posts
ii)Former and present Ministers/ State Ministers and former/present Members of LokSabha/ RajyaSabha/ State Legislative Assemblies/ State Legislative Councils,former and present Mayors of Municipal Corporations, former and present Chairpersons of District Panchayats.
iii)All serving or retired officers and employees of Central/ State Government Ministries /Offices/Departments and its field units Central or State PSEs and Attached offices /Autonomous Institutions under Government as well as regular employees of the Local Bodies (Excluding Multi Tasking Staff /Class IV/Group D employees)
vi)All superannuated/retired pensioners whose monthly pension is Rs.10,000 or more (Excluding Multi Tasking Staff / Class IV/Group D employees) of above category
v) All Persons who paid Income Tax in last assessment year
vi) Professionals like Doctors, Engineers, Lawyers, Chartered Accountants, and Architects registered with Professional bodies and carrying out profession by undertaking practices.
In case of any further queries and doubts, the interested individuals can login to the official website of PM Kisan at pmkisan.gov.in.