PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana: Eligibility & Beneficiary List

The Indian government introduced a scheme called PM Kisan Yojana (The full form is Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi) for Small & Marginal farmers to supplement their financial needs. The yojana takes effect from December 1, 2018. Under this scheme, all eligible farmers will get Rs 6000. So, here we will talk about its eligibility criteria, how you can check PM Kisan Yojana List of the qualified beneficiaries through and other details.

PM Kisan Eligibility & Benefits

Landholder Farmer families with total cultivable holding upto 2 hectares whose names listed in the land records of States/UT as on 01.02.2019 will get a benefit of Rs.6000 annually per family. The amount will be provided in three equal installments of Rs 2000 each for every four months into the eligible beneficiaries bank account.

PM Kisan Yojana

Official Portal

The States Governments are preparing eligible beneficiaries list; therefore they will need to log in to the portal ( to prepare the database of beneficiaries by capturing the Name, Age, Gender, Category, Aadhaar Number, Bank Account Number, IFSC Code, Mobile Number etc.

Is it Compulsory for Beneficiaries to Submit Bank Details?

Yes, All the eligible farmer for this scheme should provide their bank account details with Aadhaar number so that the amount directly credited into their bank accounts. Please note, no benefit can be given if bank details have not been submitted.

PM Kisan CSC 

CSC SPV may soon include PM Kisan Yojana to their Digital Seva portal. They have written to the Ministry of Agriculture regarding the implementation of the scheme. So, this is good news for CSC VLEs to earn commissions by providing Kisan Samman Nidhi services to eligible farmers in their village.

PM Kisan Yojana List: How to Check Beneficiary Name?

The PM Kisan Yojana beneficiary lists will be displayed at Panchayats to ensure greater transparency and information. Also, States/UTs would notify the sanction of benefit through system generated SMS. However, you might also be able to check/ view the 1st list online (District, Block & Village wise) with the help of following steps.

pm kisan portal

  • You have to first go to the official site or
  • Now you can go to the “LG Directory” tab.
  • OR there might be a separate section called “Beneficiary List” available (Once the list is released).
  • Please note the benefits will be released on a regular basis based on the approved list provided by the States/ UTs.

When will be 2nd Installment Released?

As you all know the 1st Installment has already transferred directly into the eligible farmer’s bank account. Now the government is preparing for the 2nd Installment. As per the report, the 2nd instalment will be released from 1st April 2019. So, if your name is listed in the Kisan Samman Nidhi list, then you will get Rs 2000 in the month of April.

Hope, we have explained all required details about PM Kisan Yojana List. Now share this article with all Farmer families so that they can avail income support benefit.

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