The central government is running many schemes in the interest of farmers. Millions of farmers are getting direct benefit of this. One of these schemes is the PM Kisan Maan Dhan Scheme of the government. Farmers get pension every month just like people doing government jobs under this scheme. There is a provision of pension after the age of 60 years under the PM Kisan Maandhan Yojana. Any farmer between the age of 18 years to 40 years can participate in this scheme. This pension fund is being managed by the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC).
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3000 rupees pension every month
Under this scheme, after making the monthly contribution according to age, after the age of 60, you get a monthly pension of Rs 3000 or Rs 36000 annually. The contribution for this is monthly from Rs 55 to Rs 200. Till date, more than 21 lakh farmers have joined this scheme. Know how to take advantage of this scheme.
Know what is this scheme,
Farmers between the age group of 18 to 40 years can take part in the farmers pension scheme, who have a maximum land of up to 2 hectares for farming. They will have to contribute monthly from around Rs 55 to Rs 200 for minimum 20 years and maximum 40 years under the scheme. Under this scheme, the contribution of the farmer will be equal to the contribution made by the government. That is, if your contribution to PM Kisan account is Rs 55, then the government will also contribute Rs 55 to your account.
Contribution can start from this much money, it depends on the age of the farmers. For example, if you join at the age of 18, then the monthly contribution will have to be Rs 55 or the annual contribution will be Rs 660. At the same time, if you join at the age of 40, then you have to contribute 200 rupees a month or 2400 rupees annually.
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Get registered like this
For this, the farmer has to go to the nearest Common Service Center (CSC) and get his registration done. For this, a copy of the Aadhaar card of the farmer and Khasra Khatian will have to be taken. Along with this, 2 passport size photographs of the farmer and bank passbook will also be required. During registration, the farmer will be made a pension unique number and pension card. There is no separate fee for this.
Want to discontinue the scheme
If a farmer wants to leave the scheme in the middle then his money will not be lost. The money that will be deposited till he leaves the scheme, he will get an interest equal to the savings account of the banks. If the policy holder farmer dies, his wife will continue to get 50 percent.