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What is the PM Kisan scheme? Here's how to check beneficiary status online

The scheme launched in 2018 provides farmers nationwide a total sum of Rs 6,000 annually in three equal installments of Rs 2,000

Jammu: Farmers carry wheat crop after harvesting at a field near the India-Pakistan border at Kanachak village, on the outskirts of Jammu, Wednesday, April  27, 2022. (PTI Photo)

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BS Web Team New Delhi
The Central government is likely to credit the next and 12th instalment of the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi to farmers across the country later this month.

The scheme, which was launched in 2018, has yet provided Rs 6,000 annually in three equal installments of Rs 2,000 to farmer familes (what is the total amount disbursed?). The instalment is made once every four months to all the land-holding farmer families eligible for the scheme. The amount is directly credited into the bank accounts. The 11th instalment of the scheme was released on May 31, 2022.

What is PM Kisan Samman

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First Published: Sep 27 2022 | 6:07 PM IST

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