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  • Govt disbursed Rs 36,000 crore to farmers under PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi

    Published on December 7, 2019

    Around 36 thousand crore rupees have been disbursed under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi as on 30th of November this year. Giving this information in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha yesterday, Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar said, around seven crores 60 lakh farmers have been benefited under the scheme.

    The Minister said, the government is striving to double the farmer’s income by 2022. He said that the Agriculture Export Policy, 2018 strives to increase India’s Agriculture and allied exports which in turn would help in achieving the goal of doubling the farmer’s income.