Like jobs, farmers also get pensions, get registration fast to take advantage
The central government is running several schemes in the interest of farmers. Which is directly benefiting millions of farmers of the country. One of these schemes is the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Yojana of the government. The scheme provides monthly pension to farmers and government employees. There is a provision of pension after the age of 60 years under the PM Kisan Yojana scheme. The scheme is open to any farmer between 18 and 40 years old. This pension fund is being provided by the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC).
They get a pension of 3 thousand rupees every month
Monthly Rs. 3,000 per month or Rs. Contributions ranging from Rs 55 to Rs 200 this per month. So far more than a 21 lakh farmers have joined the scheme. You know how to take advantage of this scheme.
Know what this plan is
Farmers between 18 and 40 years can participate in the Kisan Pension Scheme. Those who have a maximum of 2 hectares of land for cultivation. Under these schemes a monthly contribution of about Rs 55 to Rs 200 is required for a minimum of 20 years and a maximum of 40 years. The government will contribute like farmers under this scheme. So if your contribution to the PM Kisan account is Rs 55, then the government will also contribute Rs 55 to your account.
This is how to get free registration
For this, farmers have to go to the nearest Common Service Center (CSC) and register themselves. For that, farmers have to take Aadhar card and copy of Khasra ledger. You will also need 2 passport size photographs of the farmer and a bank passbook. During registration, the farmers will be given a unique pension number and pension card. There will be no separate charge for that.
You can start with this much money
The contribution depends on the age of the farmers. For example, if you join at the age of 18, the monthly contribution will be Rs 55 and the annual contribution will be Rs 660. So if you join at the age of 40, then you have to contribute Rs 200 per month and Rs 2400 per year.
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If you want to discontinue this plan
If a farmer wants to leave this scheme, his money will not be lost. The money deposited till leaving the scheme will earn interest like a bank's savings account. If the policyholder farmer dies, his wife will continue to receive 50 percent of the amount.