PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana eKYC latest update: The Modi government’s flagship program, Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana (PM Kisan Yojana), has made eKYC mandatory for all PM Kisan registered farmers. It should be noted that today, August 31, is the last day for Prime Minister Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana’s eKYC update, according to the official website.
Beneficiaries who have not yet completed their eKYC are encouraged to do so as soon as there are only a few hours left.
“The eKYC deadline for all PMKISAN beneficiaries has been extended to August 31, 2022,” the official website said.
The government previously extended the July 31 deadline to give recipients more time to complete their eKYC. The government extended the deadline from May 31 to July 31 previously.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to release the 12th installment of PM Kisan Yojana or PM Kisan Scheme soon.
“eKYC is MANDATORY for PMKISAN registered farmers. OTP-based eKYC is available on the PMKISAN portal. or nearest CSC centers can be contacted for biometric eKYC,” according to the program’s official website.
PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana eKYC Portal: How to Update Online
e-KYC PM Kisan process:
Step 1: Visit the official website – pmkisan.nic.in
2nd step: Click on ‘eKYC’ under the ‘Farmers Corner’ section
Step 3: In the “OTP Based eKYC” section, enter your Aadhaar number
Step 4: Click on ‘Search’
Step 5: Now enter your mobile number linked to Aadhaar and click on “Get OTP”
Step 6: Enter the OTP
Step 7: eKYC will be completed after successful verification of the entered details
Under this scheme, all landowning farming families receive three equal installments of Rs 2000 every four months of the year. So far, 11 installments of PM Kisan Yojana have been received by the beneficiaries. Prime Minister Modi distributed the installment in May 2022. The 12th installment will be released soon.
To note: For any questions or assistance, beneficiaries can contact the PM-Kisan helpline at 011-24300606,155261. They can also contact [email protected] for issues related to Aadhaar OTP.