very nice! Amazing government scheme for farmers, get 3000 rupees per month without doing anything
New Delhi: Many schemes are being started by the central government to provide economic strength to the farmers. One of these is the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maandhan Yojana. The scheme was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 12, 2019. This is a pension scheme for elderly farmers. The farmers applying under this scheme will continue to get a pension of Rs 3000 per month even after 60 years of age without doing anything. This amount becomes Rs 36000 annually. In case of death of the beneficiary farmer, his/her spouse gets 50% of the pension as family pension. Family pension is paid only to the spouse.
Who can apply for Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maandhan Yojana?
Under this scheme, only farmers in the age group of 18 to 40 years can apply for pension. Only farmers in the age group of 18 to 40 years who have cultivable land up to 2 hectares can apply. Only farmers who fulfill these two conditions are eligible to get benefits under this scheme.
Installments have to be paid till the age of 60 years
Under this scheme, farmers (aged 18 to 40, who will apply) will have to first pay the government in monthly installments. These installments are paid every month till the age of 60, which can range from Rs 55 to Rs 200. Then, when the applicant reaches the age of 60 years, he can claim the pension amount.
If a farmer applies for this scheme at the age of 18 years, then he will have to pay the monthly installment of Rs 55 till the age of 60 years, whereas if a farmer applies for this scheme at the age of 40 years, So to pay him in installments up to Rs.200/- per month till the age of 60 years. After that he can claim pension.