AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Pune, Maharashtra
03 Jan 20, 01:00 PM
Krishi VaartaLokmat
Third Instalment of PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi to 6 Crore Farmers Released
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today released the third instalment of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-Kisan) to 6 crore farmers in Tumkur, Karnataka. Under this, an amount of Rs 12 thousand crore has been released to farmers. At the beginning of the New Year, the Prime Minister thanked the grain producers. He said, "Today, because of your hard work, food production in India is at a record level. He said that I have a chance to thank the farmers' brothers who are bringing the country's agricultural sector forward." I have a chance to present the Krishi Karman Award, and I appreciate your efforts. He thanked all the fishermen as well. He said that with the Krishi Karman Award, the land of Karnataka has become a witness to another achievement. The money has now been deposited in the account of 8 crore farmers. Achieving this success in such a short time is a huge accomplishment. About 12 thousand crore ropes were deposited together in the accounts of the 6crore farmer families of the country. Source: Lokmat, 3 January 2020