Under this Raitha Siri Scheme in Karnataka, the state govt. will provide Rs. 10,000 per hectare to all the millet growers. The primary objective of this scheme is to promote millet farming in Karnataka.
In addition to this, CM has also announced Raith Kanaja Scheme and Gruhalaxmi Crop Loan Scheme for the welfare of farmers. Raitha Kanaja Scheme in Karnataka is going to provide minimum support price to 12 notified farm produce. Under Gruhalaxmi Crop Loan Scheme, farmers can avail loans at just 3% interest on mortgage of loans.
This amount will be given through Direct Benefit Transfer form the next financial year 2019-20