PM Kisan

Farm laws will give cultivators liberty to settle profitable deals, says Nadda in Bengal

The TMC government earlier this month softened its stand on implementing PM Kisan scheme in the state, after more than a year of opposition to the programme.

published on : 9th January 2021

After Mamata Banerjee hints at implementing PM Kisan scheme, BJP promises to pay farmers arrears

Kailash Vijayvargiya said that the saffron party, after voted to power in Bengal, will ensure that each farmer of the state will get Rs 18,000 in arrears under the PM Kisan scheme.

published on : 8th January 2021

PM Kisan scheme: Tomar urges Mamata to appoint nodal officer for coordination

The Centre wants to transfer the grant directly to the bank accounts of the farmers while Mamata wanted to do it through her administrative machinery.

published on : 7th January 2021

Have sought data of farmers registered on PM-Kisan portal from Centre, state to verify: Mamata

Banerjee also said that she would make arrangements to convene an assembly session soon for passing a resolution against the three contentious farm laws.

published on : 4th January 2021

Andhra CM to credit Rs 1,120 crore to 51 lakh farmers under Bharosa-Kisan scheme

Agriculture crops in 4,59,608.36 hectares cultivated by 7,82,649 farmers were damaged. 

published on : 29th December 2020

Modi trying to mislead people with distorted facts, says Mamata on PM-KISAN in Bengal

She said the prime minister showed his apparent concern for the farmers through a televised address, instead of proactively working to resolve their issues.

published on : 25th December 2020

Mamata Banerjee government has destroyed West Bengal: PM Modi

He said the entire country is benefiting from the PM-KISAN programme, but only one state, West Bengal, has not implemented this scheme.

published on : 25th December 2020

PM Modi to release PM-KISAN instalment on Dec 25, interact with 'farmers from six states'

With the push of a button, Modi will enable the transfer of more than Rs 18,000 crore to over nine crore beneficiary farmer families, it added.

published on : 23rd December 2020

Eye on assembly polls, BJP finds PM-Kisan scheme a cushion to allay farmers' unrest

Within the government, the stubborn demand of the farmers for repealing the laws, coupled with the threat to choke Delhi by blocking the highways, is being seen as an outright blackmail.

published on : 11th December 2020

Mamata government denied Rs 8,400 crore direct benefit to farmers: Governor

Each farmer in the state has been denied the benefit of Rs 12,000 due to the administration's refusal to implement the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme, he said.

published on : 25th November 2020

50 lakh ryots to get Rs 2,000 each under Bharosa-PM Kisan scheme today 

CM will also release input subsidies for farmers, who suffered crop loss from May to Sept

published on : 27th October 2020

PM Kisan scheme scam: Rs 1.3 crore recovered from 2,685 ineligible farmers in Vellore

The Vellore collector warned that criminal action would be initiated against farmers who failed to return the financial assistance illegally availed under the scheme

published on : 17th October 2020

KISAN scam: Rs 37 crore recovered so far

Officials have recovered Rs 37 crore so far from illegal beneficiaries of the PM-KISAN scheme in the Villupuram and Kallakurichi districts.

published on : 8th October 2020

Governor responds to Mamata's letter, asks why state wants to be mediator in PM-Kisan funds transfer

Banerjee had written to the Centre, saying that she was ready to implement PM-Kisan and Ayushman Bharat schemes in West Bengal if the funds are routed through the state govt.

published on : 27th September 2020

Will implement PM-Kisan, Ayushman Bharat if funds routed through state government: Mamata writes to Centre

Under the PM-Kisan scheme, the central government is providing annually Rs 6,000 in three equal installments to the farmers.

published on : 22nd September 2020
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