Fri. Jul 19th, 2024
Benefits Of Kissan Card Scheme and New Registration Process Start For All Farmers Of Punjab 

Kissan Card Scheme 2024

The Government of Punjab has introduced the Kissan Card Scheme to provide financial assistance to farmers. This scheme is aimed at helping those who live in Punjab and are 18 years or older.

The program involves a partnership between the Department of Agriculture and the Bank of Punjab, where the bank provides loans to eligible farmers. This guide will help you understand the Kisan Card Scheme, its benefits, eligibility requirements, and how to apply online.

Punjab Kisan Card Registration for Over 5 Lakh Farmers

The new chief minister of Punjab, Maryam Nawaz, has approved the Kisan Card, offering financial support to farmers and boosting the economy. With this card, over five lakh poor farmers can get all necessary agricultural supplies at lower prices. Additionally, farmers can apply for interest-free loans for their farming needs and repay them in easy instalments.

As the Kisan Card registration process began, the CM stated, “It is our commitment to increase productivity and prosperity of farmers.”

Eligibility Criteria for Punjab Kisan Card

To apply for the Punjab Kisan Card, farmers need to meet the following six conditions:

  1. Land Ownership: Farmers between 1 to 12.5 acres of land are eligible.
  2. Land Registration: The land must be registered at the Record Centre.
  3. Identity Card Registration: The farmer must register using their identity card number.
  4. NADRA Verification: The identity card should validated in the NADRA record.
  5. Debt-Free Status: The farmer should not owe money to any other institution.
  6. Loan Repayment: The farmer must repay the loan within six months of getting Kissan Loan.
Benefits Of Kissan Card Scheme and New Registration Process Start For All Farmers Of Punjab 

How to Apply for a Kissan Card Scheme

The Kisan Card offers a simple and easy loan program for farmers in Punjab. Here’s how to register:

  1. Submit land documents to the nearest Kisan Card office.
  2. Complete the form with your personal information and land details.
  3. After a few days, if you meet the eligibility criteria, you can apply for an interest-free loan from any Punjab Bank using the Kisan Card.

This process ensures a stress-free experience for farmers, making it easy and convenient to get an interest-free loan.

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How to Check Your Eligibility Online for Kissan Card Scheme

Checking your eligibility for the Kisan Card is straightforward, similar to checking your payment status for the Benazir Kafaalat Program. Follow these steps:

  1. Open the message inbox on your mobile phone.
  2. Type your 13-digit CNIC number followed by “PKC Space”.
  3. Send this message to the official code “8070”.
  4. Wait for a reply.

You will receive a response confirming your eligibility status.

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Final Words

The Punjab Kissan Card Scheme provides many benefits to eligible farmers, including easy access to interest-free loans and a very simple application process. By meeting the eligibility criteria and following the application steps, farmers in Punjab can receive financial assistance to support their agricultural activities. Ensure that your land and identity records are update to take full advantage of this beneficial scheme.