Saturday, 7 December 2019

19 lakh farmers registered under PM Kisan Maandhan Yojana: Centre

Updated: December 3, 2019 5:51 pm

The Government today said around 19 lakh farmers have been registered under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maandhan Yojana till November this year.

In a written reply in the Lok Sabha today, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said the scheme provides social security to small and marginal farmers in their old age.

He said a minimum fixed pension of three thousand rupees is being provided to them on attaining the age of 60 years.

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