PM Kisan scheme: Govt releases Rs 21,000 Cr

New Delhi: The government today released the 11th installment of the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi, or PM Kisan scheme.

Under this installment, over 10 crore farmer and farmer families will receive a grant of Rs 2,000 each. Prime Minister Narendra Modi release the 11th installment of PM Kisan scheme, amounting to over Rs 21,000 crore at an event in Shimla.

The government has transferred Rs 1.82 lakh crore to farmers under the scheme since 2018 until January 2022.