‘Mukhymantri Kisan Kalyan Yojana’ to be start in Madhya Pradesh
Bhopal: ShivrajMukhymantri Kisan Kalyan Yojana is being started in Madhya Pradesh on the lines of Pradhanmantri Kisan Samman Nidhi.
Under this scheme, additional financial assistance of Rs. 4,000 will be given to the eligible beneficiaries of Prime Minister Kisan Samman Nidhi.
AIR correspondent reports, about 80 lakh farmers of Madhya Pradesh will be benefited by the Chief Minister Kisan Kalyan Yojana. Now they will be able to get an annual assistance of Rs. 10,000.
Apart from this, farmer friendly schemes will be integrated into the state and implemented as a package.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan was addressing the ‘Sabko Sakh-Sabka Vikas’ program organized under the Garib Kalyan Week at Minto Hall in Bhopal today.
The Chief Minister deposited an amount of Rs 800 crore in the accounts of cooperative banks and societies along with disbursement of loans and credit cards to farmers.
On this occasion, the Chief Minister also provided Kisan Credit Cards to 63 thousand beneficiaries.
Along with this, a loan of 122 crore was also given to 35, 532 farmers by cooperative societies.
In this virtual program around 15 lakh people participated. The program aired live at 43 thousand locations. (AIR News)