PM Modi release Rs 18,000 crore under PM-Kisan scheme on Friday
As the farmers’ protests continue unabated, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses nine crore farmers from six states via video conferencing on 25 December – former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s birth anniversary.
In today’s meeting, PM Modi released the next installment of the financial benefits – ₹18,000 crore – under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN).
“Tomorrow’s day is very important for the country’s annadatas. Will get the opportunity to release the next installment of PM-Kisan for more than 9 crores farmer families through video conferencing at 12 pm. Will also interact with farmers of many states on this occasion,” PM Modi tweeted in Hindi on Thursday.