BIG NEWS! Farmers Can Get Kisan Credit Card of 3 Lakhs under This Scheme; Know How
Under the scheme of KCC, the farmers will be able to avail a credit of Rs 3 lakh at concessional rates of 3 per cent from banks.
Here comes the big news for the farmers of Kangara district in Himachal Pradesh.
Now, one lakh farmers of Kangara district will get Kisan Credit Cards within 15 days. As declared by the DC Rakesh Prajapati in press conference.
DC Prajapati added that the campaign was launched to include the beneficiaries of PM Kisan Scheme under Kisan Credit Card.
All the farmers under PM Kisan scheme are getting Rs.6000 per acre as annually grant.
"Under the scheme of KCC, the farmers will be able to avail a credit of Rs 3 lakh at concessional rates of 3 per cent from banks. A one-page ‘Saral’ form had been introduced for this purpose" said DC Prajapati.
To avail the benefits of KCC, all the beneficiaries are required to submit a proof of their last crop sown, a copy of the land records in their name.
DC Prajapati continued, "All banks had been advised to provide a separate window for accepting these and sanction the KCC limit to farmers within 14 days of the submission of form."
He included, "The fish farming and poultry running by the farmers had also been included in the scheme. Bank charges for KCC limits up to Rs 3 lakh had been waived by the government."
Presently, around 9,30,000 farmers are availing the benefits of Kisan Credit Card in Kangara District.
DC Rakesh Prajajpati told, "Officials of agriculture, fisheries and animal husbandry departments had been informed to circulate the information regarding the Scheme to the farmers.
Through PM Kisan Portal the farmers are being informed regarding the scheme of KCC.