Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana: Benefits, Eligibility & Online Registration

By Mukesh on Apr 15, 2021

In order to promote Krishi Sinchai, the government of India lunches the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana so that those farmers who belong to the financially weaker section of India can be able to continue their yields. Today through this page we are going to tell you about this scheme launched by the prime minister of India called Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana.

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana

The Central Government of India has started the sinchai scheme called Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana for the farmers of India belong to the financially weaker section with the motto of “Har Khet Ko Paani”. The Central Government of India has allocated 4,000 crore rupees to farmers of different states under the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Irrigation Scheme ‘Per drop more crop’. Under this Krishi Sinchai Yojana is provided to farmers who belong to the financially weaker section of India. The scheme is being implemented to expand cultivated areas with reduce wastage of water, assured irrigation, and improve water use efficiency.

Analysis of the Scheme

Underperforming States - Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Jharkhand, and Punjab

Progressive States - Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh

Details of Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana

Name of Scheme - Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana, formally known as PMKSY

Released by - By Narendra Modi

Beneficiaries – All Farmers of Country

Scheme Objective - All Farmers purchase modern equipment for irrigation

The scheme under - State Government

Objective of PMKSY

The main objective of PMKSY is to the convergence of investment in irrigation at the field level. Apart from this, another objective of PMKSY is to Improve On-farm water use efficiency to reduce wastage of water.

Beneficiaries of PMKSY

The beneficiaries of PMKSY are as follows: -

  • Those farmers who belong to the financially weaker section of India can be able to continue their yields are eligible to avail of this scheme.
  • All farmers or farmers of any category are eligible to avail of this Yojana.
  • In this Yojana, members of Self-Help Groups, Cooperative Societies, Trusts, Cooperative Societies, Producer Farmers’ Groups, and Incorporated Companies are eligible to take benefit by registering.
  • All the applicant's farmers must have their own agricultural land.
  • Those farmers who are residing in India are eligible to take advantage of this scheme.

Eligibility Criteria for PMKSY

Although the detailed notification about Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana is not yet opened for the common farmers of India, we all are aware of the common eligibility criteria that need to be taken care of while applying for this scheme. Only citizens (farmer brothers) residing in India are eligible to apply for this Prime Minister Agricultural Irrigation Scheme.

Required Documents of PMKSY

It is mandatory for all the applicant farmers to have their own documents. The required documents are as follows: -

  • Applicant farmers Aadhar Card
  • Identity card
  • Farm papers
  • Bank Account Passbook
  • Housing Certificate
  • Mobile number
  • Recent Passport Size Photograph

Application Process: Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana

If you want to apply for Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana then you have to follow the steps given below: -

Step 1st: Open the official webportal http://pmksy.gov.in of Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana.

Step 2nd: Now a new page will open on the computer screen, login in through your name, mobile number, and email id.

Step 3rd: After this, enter the required details asked here.

Step 4th: Upload the required documents where are required.

Step 5th: Hit on the submission key to complete the application process.

Note: Applicant farmers are advised to go to the About section on the website to get all the information related to the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Scheme.