|Launch Date||1 February 2019|
PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana aims to provide Rs. 6000 per annum to small and marginal farmers with land holding upto 2 hectares. All the farmers with land holding upto 5 acres of land will get Rs. 6,000 per year in PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana in 3 equal installments of Rs. 2,000 each with an outlay of Rs. 75,000 crore. Around 12 crore small and marginal farmers would be benefited and installments would be transferred directly into the bank accounts of the farmers. In case the Aadhaar number is not present, then other alternate documents namely driving licence (DL), voter ID card, NREGA job card and other identification issued by central / state govt. or their authorities needs to be provided to avail installment under PM Kisan Scheme.