PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi

This post gives you information about Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidh, we have try to explain you this in a very simple word.

“On 25th December 2020 Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi interacts with farmers and transfers Rs.18,000 crore to the bank accounts of 9 crore farmers”

PM Kisan nidhi is a Scheme from Central government of India to provide income support to all landholding farmers’ families in the country to support their financial needs for procuring various inputs related to agriculture and allied activities as well as domestic needs. Under the Scheme, the entire financial liability towards transfer of benefit to targeted beneficiaries will be borne by Government of India
PM Kisan Scheme was initiated on 1 February 2019 ,there is total budget of ₹75,000 crore. The initiative was announced by Piyush Goya in the year of 2019. this budget will be paid in every year to each eligible former. This money will deposited directly to their bank accounts.

PM Kisan Information

working BodyMinistry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
Key PeopleVivek Aggarwal
Initiated Date1 February 2019
Total Budget₹75,000 crore


Criteria and Eligibility for this Scheme

  • The farmers should have India citizens.
  • Farmers should holding Land size not be greater than 2 hectares.
  • Jan Dhan Bank Account Number, Aadhaar and Mobile Number are required.
  • Land record details.
  • Social Classification (Scheduled Tribes / Scheduled Tribes).
  • In data base land have owner’s Name.
  • All Persons who paid Income Tax in last assessment year are not eligible.
  • All pensioners whose monthly pension is Rs.10,000 are not eligible.

How to register for PM Kisan Samman Nidhi

1.Farmers have to approach the local revenue officer (Patwari) or a nodal officer (nominated by the state government)
2.Farmer can also register online on government website –

Steps for online registration

1. Enter the
2. click on New Farmer Registration (in right hand side 1st option)
3. Simply enter the Aadhaar No and image text which give in image text


Important Required Documents for the Scheme

  • Citizenship certificate.
  • Landholding papers.
  • Aadhaar card.
  • Bank account details.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. What is PM Kisan Samman Nidhi?
This is control by central government, in this Scheme government will gives you benefits of 6000 RS to all Indian farmer.

2. Total budget for PM Kisan Samman Nidhi?
Total budget for PM Kisan Samman Nidhi is ₹75,000 crore

3.How we eligible for PM Kisan samman Nidhi Scheme?
All landholding farmers’ families, which have cultivable landholding in their names are eligible to get benefit under the scheme.

4. What are the benefits of the Scheme?
Under this scheme government will gives total 6,000 Rs per year to the family and it would be pay in three installments of Rs.2000 each in every four months.

5.Definition for small landholder farmer family?
Farmer have defined family as husband, wife and children who collectively own land of 2 hectare as per the land record.

Some other important and similar scheme for Farmer.

Similar schemesPM-KisanRythu BandhuKALIA scheme
Started byUnion Government of IndiaTelangana GovernmentOdisha Government
ApplicablePer FamilyPer AcrePer Family
Annual Budget₹ 700 Bn₹ 120 Bn₹ 40 Bn
Assistance₹ 6,000 per year₹ 10,000 per yearRs.5,000 per farm family over five seasons
EligibleLand Owners onlyLand Owners OnlyLand Owners + Tenant Cultivators
RequirementSmall & Marginal farmerUp To 2 HectaresLand holding of 51 acres agriculture landand 21 acres dry landSmall & Marginal farmer Up To 2 Hectares



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