Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi

Date : 01/12/2018 - 31/12/2024 | Sector: AGRICULTURE

The scheme aims to supplement the financial needs of all landholding farmers’ families in procuring various inputs to ensure proper crop health and appropriate yields, commensurate with the anticipated farm income as well as for domestic needs. Under the Scheme an amount of Rs.6000/- per year is released by the Central Government online directly into the bank accounts of the eligible farmers under Direct Benefit Transfer mode, subject to certain exclusions.

State Nodal Officer:

Directorate Of Land Records,
Block No 28, SDA Complex,
Kasumpati Shimla H.P.
Tel: 91-177-2623678, Email: dlr-hp[at]nic[dot]in


A landholder farmer’s family is defined as “a family comprising of husband, wife and minor children who own cultivable land as per land records of the concerned State/UT”. The existing land-ownership system will be used for identification of beneficiaries for calculation of benefit.


Under the Scheme an income support of Rs.6000/- per year is provided to all farmer families across the country in three equal installments of Rs.2000/- each every four months.

How To Apply