PM Kisan Mandhan yojana: Any farmer between the ages of 18 to 40 can apply for PM Kisan Maandhan Yojana . For this, the applicant farmer will have to contribute between Rs 55 to Rs 200 every month till the age of 60 years.
New Delhi . The Modi government at the center is constantly striving to improve the agricultural economy and farmers’ income. The Central Government has also started the PM Kisan Maandhan Yojana to provide pension to crores of farmers. Under this scheme, a provision has been made to provide a minimum monthly pension of Rs 3000 to eligible farmers after the age of 60 years. Till date about 21 lakh farmers have got their registration done under this scheme.
Who can apply
Any farmer between the ages of 18 to 40 can apply for PM Kisan Maandhan Yojana . For this, the applicant farmer will have to contribute between Rs 55 to Rs 200 every month till the age of 60 years. After the age of 60, the farmers get a minimum pension of 3 thousand rupees per month under the scheme. This pension fund is being managed by the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC).
Get registered like this
To apply for PM Kisan Maandhan Yojana you have to visit https://maandhan.in . After the opening of this website, the option of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maandhan Yojana will be seen on the left side. On clicking on it, right under PM Modi’s photo, the option of Click Here to Apply Now will appear.
As soon as you click on it, a new page will appear for self-enrollment. Here, the option of self-enrollment through mobile number is given. You can register in this scheme by providing the necessary information in it. Apart from this, there are two other options for registration in this scheme. A link to register under the scheme is also given on pmkmy.gov.in or pmkisan.gov.in. For this, you will need Aadhaar card, two photos and bank passbook, Khasra-Khatauni etc. It is also necessary for the farmer to have a savings bank account or PM farmer account. No fees will be paid for the application in the plan.
Who will get the benefit of the scheme
Under Kisan Pension Scheme, a farmer between the age of 18 to 40 years can register in it. However, the same farmers can take advantage of this scheme, which has cultivable land up to a maximum of 2 hectares.
They will have to contribute at least 20 years and maximum 40 years under the scheme from Rs 55 to Rs 200, depending on the age of the farmer. If you join at the age of 18, then the monthly contribution will be 55 rupees every month. At the same time, if you join this scheme at the age of 30, then 110 rupees will have to be contributed every month. Similarly, if you join at the age of 40, then you have to contribute 200 rupees per month
Government will also give equal contribution
The government will also contribute equally to the PM Kisan account, as much as the farmer will contribute to PM Kisan Mandhan.
Wife will get pension on farmer’s death
If the farmer dies, the farmer’s wife will be entitled to 50 percent pension as family pension. If the farmer has contributed regularly to the scheme and becomes permanently disabled due to any reason before attaining the age of 60 years and is unable to continue contributing under the scheme, the farmer’s wife will regularly The scheme will be entitled to continue after payment from. The wife of such a farmer can opt out of the scheme if he wants. In such a situation, the interest will be paid along with the interest actually earned by the pension fund or at the savings bank interest rate, whichever is higher.
These farmers will not get benefit
Small and marginal farmers covered under the scope of any other social security scheme like National Pension Scheme, Employees State Insurance Corporation, Employees Provident Fund Scheme. Farmers who have opted for the Prime Minister Shram Yogi Maan Dhan Yojana run by the Ministry of Labor and Employment. Farmers who have opted for the Prime Minister Small Business Man-Dhan Yojana operated by the Ministry of Labor and Employment.