The PM Kisan scheme is a central government initiative where all land-holding farmer families are eligible for income support of Rs. 6000 per year, distributed in three equal instalments of Rs. 2000 every four months. This amount is directly credited to the beneficiary’s bank account.
On May 31, 2022 Prime Minister Narendra Modi distributed over Rs 21,000 crore to 10 crore farmers as the 11th instalment of the PM-Kisan Scheme.
When will PM kisan 12th instalment be released?
The PM Kisan Kisan’s 12th instalment would probably be published on September 1st, 2022. Typically, the first period lasts from April to July, the second from August to November, and the third from December to March.
PM Kisan eKYC
The central government had already delayed the eKYC deadline from May 31 to July 31.
According to the PM Kisan website, “eKYC is MANDATORY for PMKISAN Registered Farmers. OTP Based eKYC is available on PMKISAN Portal. Or nearest CSC centres may be contacted for Biometric based eKYC. Deadline of eKYC for all the PMKISAN beneficiaries has been extended till 31st July 2022. “
How to check beneficiary status without an Aadhaar Card
Step 1: Visit PM Kisan’s official website first.
Step 2: The Farmers Corner option can be found here on the homepage’s right side.
Step 3: Click on The Beneficiary Status link
Step 4: Select either the Registration Number or the Mobile Number option to open a new page.
Step 5: Enter captcha code
Step 6: Click on generate OTP
If your eKYC is not completed, the system may ask you to first update your eKYC before checking the status.
How to update eKYC online
Step 1: Visit official website of PM-Kisan
Step 2: Click on eKYC option available on right side of the page
Step 3: Enter Aadhaar Card number, captcha code and click on search
Step 4: Enter the mobile number linked with the Aadhaar card
Step 5: Click on ‘Get OTP’ and enter the OTP in the specified field Source Link