The government has been increasing its toughness on the Prime Minister Kisan Samman Nidhi. Those who had taken advantage of the Kisan Samman Nidhi by giving false information, the rupees of Kisan Samman Nidhi will be withdrawn. According to the data, about 33 lakh farmers have given wrong information in this scheme.
Delhi: If you have taken advantage of the Kisan Samman Nidhi by giving false information, then the government is going to recover from you. Notice can come to you any day and after that you will have to return the government money. The central government gives 6 thousand rupees every year to the farmers as Kisan Samman Nidhi, but it has some guidelines, which are very important to follow.
Who is not entitled to Kisan Samman Nidhi
1- Farmers who work on the farm will not get the benefit of the scheme
2- Government or retired employees are also not rightly entitled to the scheme
3- Apart from the existing, former ministers, MPs and MLAs will not get the benefit
4- Professional registered doctors, engineers, lawyers , CA will also not get benefit
5- Farmer families paying income tax will not get benefit
6- Farmers who get pension more than 10 thousand are also not rightly entitled
7- Farmers who use agricultural land for other purposes also benefit No
Agriculture Minister’s statement in Parliament
Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar had said in Parliament on Friday that even ineligible farmers are taking advantage of the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Yojana. Some farmers paying income tax are also taking advantage of the scheme. Under the scheme, Rs.2,326 crore has been transferred to the account of 32.91 lakh unqualified beneficiaries. State governments are locating such people and registering a case against them.
Tamil Nadu government has started action
Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar has told in reply to Rajya Sabha that farmers are being investigated for taking advantage of the scheme. The Tamil Nadu government has found the information of about 6 lakh farmers wrong, which has already recovered Rs 158.57 crore. The process of investigation is going on in other states as well. According to government figures, more than 2 thousand crores have yet to be recovered.
No need to fear if given the right information
We have told you what kind of farmer farmers can take advantage of Samman Nidhi. If you have not given any wrong information to the government and you have taken advantage of the Kisan Samman Nidhi then there is no need to fear you. The government will not charge you the amount of Kisan Samman Nidhi.