Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a financing facility of Rs 1 lakh crore under the Agricultural Infrastructure Fund through a video conference.
During the ongoing conference, PM Modi will also release the sixth instalment of funds under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojna (PM-KISAN) scheme.
Accoridng to the the statement by prime minister’s office, PM-KISAN scheme had provided a direct cash benefit of over Rs 75,000 crore to more than 9.9 crore farmers and enabled them to fulfil their agricultural requirements and support their families. The scheme was launched in December last year.
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PM Modi launches financing facility under Agriculture Infrastructure Fund
PM Modi launches financing facility under Agriculture Infrastructure Fund and releases benefits under PM-KISAN scheme.
Union agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar lauds PM Modi
“The prime minister has always understood the importance of this sector and introduced many measures for the growth and development of the sector,” Union agr