PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana Extended for All Farmers
The decision regarding extension of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana is announced by Agriculture Minister, Narendra Singh Tomar. Till date, more than 3 crore farmers have already received installments under PM Kisan Scheme directly into their bank accounts. Previously around 12 crore farmers were covered under PM Kisan Yojana and 2 crore farmers were left out. But now all the farmers would get included into the PM Kisan Scheme list of beneficiaries.
It was estimated that this PM Kisan Yojana would cost around Rs. 75,000 crore but this time, an additional 12,000 crore would be spent. This time, the total cost for implementation of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana would be approx. Rs. 87,000 crore you can find details about beneficiary list at http://pmkisan.gov.in