Krishak Bandhu

As a mark of appreciation and honour to the farming community who have been creating a spectacular growth story, the State has launched a flagship scheme “Krishak Bandhu” (Assured Income), a unique gift to the farmers of this state in January, 2019 to support the farmers financially during pre-production stage of Kharif and Rabi season. Besides, in the event of sudden and premature death of a farmer, a scheme entitled “Krishak Bandhu” (Death Benefit) has also been introduced to protect the family of the farmers from financial insecurity as one time grant of @ Rs 2 lakh.