Deoria9 minutes ago
Krishi Bhawan Deoria
In Deoria, as the work of sorting out ineligible farmers by the Agriculture Department is progressing, the number of ineligible farmers taking Kisan Samman Nidhi is increasing. There are 5 lakh 8 thousand 8 hundred 43 farmers registered for Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi in the district. Out of which 4 lakh 77 thousand farmers have got the first installment. 50 lakh has been recovered from 2022 farmers who were found ineligible in the initial phase under this scheme.
Let us tell whether PM Kisan Samman Nidhi
Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi was launched on 24 February 2019. Under this scheme, the registered farmers get 6 thousand rupees per year in three installments. This amount is given directly in the account of the farmers.
Why is the recovery from farmers in the scheme made for farmers
Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana has been created for the financial help to the farmers. In this, this amount was to be given to such farmers who are not income tax payers or pensioners. But in the race to get Kisan Samman Nidhi, those farmers who are ineligible for this scheme also got the amount by registering.
How many farmers are registered in the district
The total number of registered farmers in the district under PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana is 5 lakh 8 thousand 8 hundred 43. In this, according to the data received from the Income Tax Department, farmers paying income tax by 2022 have raised lakhs of rupees for PM Kisan Samman Nidhi. 50 lakh has been recovered from the farmers paying income tax. Departmental sources said that this figure is still small. There is still more room for it to grow. In that category of farmers who are ineligible to get the Samman Nidhi, this figure is only for the income tax paying farmers. Pensioners and others are yet to be shortlisted.
Which farmers are ineligible for PM Kisan Samman Nidhi
The following farmers are ineligible under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana
Any of the spouses should be income tax payers, deceased, landless and farmers who have sold their land, holding constitutional post, pensioners having pension of more than ten thousand, government employees except Group D, doctors, engineers, CAs and advocate.
Families of many professionals have registered
Very interesting facts came to the fore in the investigation of the ineligible farmers of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi. By becoming eligible for any government scheme in a village, one person always came to know about a person taking benefit. The old man had also registered his engineers and boys doing government jobs. Unaware of the conditions of ineligibility, now the sword of recovery hangs over him. Similarly, in a village there were officers in the Panchayati Raj Department. Whose wife has a petrol pump in her name. A notice of recovery has been issued to the wife unaware of the husband’s act.
what is responsible
Deputy Director Agriculture Vikesh Patel says that the ineligible farmers who have received the amount under the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana. Recovery is being made from such farmers. Such farmers are returning that amount from their account by giving an application by going to the same branch of the bank from which they have received the amount. Other ineligible farmers are also being given notices for recovery.