Preparations are now being made to cover tractors, ponds, and animals under the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana.

By: MeriKheti
Published on: 25-Oct-2023

Farmers currently get the benefit of insurance coverage for their crops under the Prime Minister Crop Insurance Scheme. Also, farmers can get the benefit of insurance coverage for ponds, tractors, cattle, etc. under this scheme.


The central government is preparing to give a new gift to the farmers of India. According to media reports, efforts are being made by the Central Government to increase the benefits provided to farmers under the Prime Minister Crop Insurance Scheme. Because of this, farmers are likely to get relief soon. For information, let us tell you that under the Prime Minister Crop Insurance Scheme, currently, farmers get the benefit of insurance coverage for their crops. Modi government is currently making preparations to increase the scope of this insurance scheme. In the next few days, farmers can get the benefit of insurance coverage for ponds, tractors cattle, etc. under this scheme.


Positive Improvements in Prime Minister Crop Insurance Scheme

The central government led by PM Narendra Modi is soon preparing to give a special gift to the farmers across the country. News agency PTI has made this claim through government officials. For your information, let us tell you that it has been said in the report that the Central Government is trying to expand the scope of profits beyond crops under the Prime Minister Crop Insurance Scheme. Under this, preparations are underway to bring properties like ponds, tractors, cattle, palm trees, etc. under the crop insurance scheme.


Also read: Crop insurance and its benefits for farmers


Possibility of giving a new look to the portal

The Central Government may redesign the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana portal to expand the scope of the PM Crop Insurance Scheme. Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana portal can be developed as a comprehensive platform. This will enable farmers to benefit from insurance coverage on assets other than crops. The government can easily make a provision of Rs 30 thousand crore for this.


Also read: Important Schemes Being Run by the Government in the Interest of Farmers

  

Farmers can get help from this app

Let us tell you that according to the report, this campaign of PMFBY can be further developed through AIDA. The AIDA app was launched in July this year. Under this app, registration of people will be done from door to door, so that PMFBY can be made more accessible to the farmers. Through this app, insurance intermediaries will not only be able to enroll farmers for crop insurance but will also be able to provide benefits of non-subsidy schemes to 4 crore farmers.