NEW DELHI: PM Narendra Modi on Friday released ₹18,000 crore to over 9 crore farmers under the PM-KISAN scheme. “Working for the welfare of our hardworking farmers,” PM Modi tweeted.
During the interaction with the farmer of Odisha, PM urged the latter to tell farmers about the Kisan Credit Card and its various benefits which include the availability of loans at low-interest rates.
Speaking to a farmer, PM Modi said, “I urge you to tell farmers about Kisan Credit Card and its various benefits, which include the availability of loans at low-interest rates.”
Amid the ongoing farmers’ protest against farm bills, the central government led by prime minister Narendra Modi also has released Rs 18,000 crore as the next installment under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme to over 9 crore farmers.