The government of West Bengal had launched the scheme ‘ Krishak Bandhu‘ Prakalpa. Now the farmers of West Bengal are getting financial assistance under the scheme. Today in this article we are going to discuss about Krishak Bandhu application process, application status, list check, helpline number etc.
If you are interested to know the details of the scheme, you can read the complete article below.
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10th June,2021 : Chief minister Mamata Banerjee announced on Thursday that the government had decided to double the benefits for farmers under the ‘Krishak Bandhu’ scheme.
Now farmers with landholding of 1 acre or more will get Rs 10,000 per annum instead of the previous assistance of Rs 5,000 annually.
Krishak Bandhu Scheme 2022
CM Mamata Banerjee announced the scheme in 2019. Now many farmers are getting financial support of Rs. 5000 per year. But on 10th June 2021 in a cabinet meeting, Mamata Banerjee announced that the financial assistance of Rs. 5000 will be doubled. Now the farmers will get Rs.10000 per year. This financial assistance is given in two installments. One is for Kharif season and the other is for Rabi crop season. The farmers receive cheques.
Also Read: Krishak Bandhu Death Benefit Form Download
Details of Krishak Bandhu Scheme
Objective of Krishak Bandhu Scheme
The government launched the scheme with some objectives. Many farmers can’t cultivate their own land due to financial condition. Because to cultivate their land they need fertilizer, seed, labours etc.
But they don’t have enough money to continue their cultivation. So, the government decided to give financial support to the farmers so that they don’t need to face any problem.
For two different seasons Kharif and Rabi two different installments are given.
Benefits of the Scheme
The eligible farmers get two types of benefits under the Krishak Bandhu Prakalpa. One is direct financial assistance and other is insurance coverage.
a) maximum of Rs. 10000/- (Rupees Five thousand) only for upto 1 (one) acre of land per year;
b) for less than 1 (one) acre of land on pro-rata basis commensurate with the area of land holding, subject to a minimum of Rs. 4000/- (Rupees One Thousand) only;
Assured Financial Assistance
The beneficiary farmers get total Rs.10000 per annum into two installments. One is in the season of Kharif and another is in the season of Rabi.
Krishak Bandhu death Benefit
Besides this financial assistance the farmers will also come under insurance cover of Rs.2 lakhs. If any beneficiary farmer dies, his family gets Rs.200000 under Krishak Bandhu Scheme.
Eligibility Criteria for Krishak Bandhu Scheme
All the farmers including recorded Bhagchasi (Share Croper) are eligible for the scheme. But they should have some eligibility criteria to get benefits under the scheme.
The farmers should be the resident of West Bengal.
The farmers should have their own land and record.
Their age should be between 18 to 60.
Required Documents for Assured Income
The applicant should have the following documents to get the benefits under the scheme Krishak Bandhu Yojana.
Krishak Bandhu Card.
Self-Declaration of Applicant
Required Documents for Death Insurance Benefits
If any applicant want to get death insurance coverage amount, he/she should need the following documents.
Death Certificate Attested Copy
Krishak Bandhu Card Attested Copy
Self-Declaration of Applicant Attested Copy
ROR Attested Copy
Legal/ natural guardian declaration in case of minor claimant.
Krishak Bandhu Application Online
If you have the above eligibility criteria, you can easily apply or register for Krishak Bandhu Scheme online. You need to visit official portal and you have to do form fill up. The step by step procedure is given below.
First you have to visit official portal of Krishak Bandhu Scheme.
Then you need to click on ” প্রকল্প ব্যবস্থাপনা or কৃষি বিভাগ” on the homepage.
After that you need to login with username and password. ( If you don’t have username and password, click on sign up)
Then you need to fill in required information
such as Department, role, email id , username and password, name etc.
Next click on submit button.
After that you will get username and password.
Finally you have to login with new username and password and fill up the application form online.
Krishak Bandhu Portal Login
If you want to login Krishak Bandhu portal, you need to click on the link here. After clicking on the link you have to enter your username and password and login.
Krishak Bandhu Agent Login
If you are an agent of Krishak Bandhu Prakalpa and want to login then click on the link here. After clicking on the link you have to enter your username and password and login.
Krishak Bandhu App Download
The government has launched a mobile app for Krishak Bandhu scheme. You can download it from the Google play store. Go to play store and search Krishak Bandhu App. You will see the application and download it. You can avail all the facilities on the app. To download app click here
Krishak Bandhu Helpline Number
If you face any problem or you have any queries regarding to Krishak Bandhu scheme you can contact the helpline number.
Mobile Number : 8336957370 / 6291720406
Mail ID: firstname.lastname@example.org
What is Krishak Bandhu scheme?
Krishak Bandhu is a scheme launched by government of West Bengal to provide financial assistance of Rs.10000 per year to the farmers.
How can I check my Krishak Bandhu status?
You have to visit official portal of Krishak Bandhu. Then you need to login with username and password. Finally you can check your Krishak Bandhu status.
How can I login to Krishak Bandhu?
To login to Krishak Bandhu, just click on the link given here and login.
What is Krishak Bandhu Prakalpa?
Krishak Bandhu Prakalpa is a West Bengal government scheme for the farmers. Under this scheme the farmers get 5000 rupees yearly financial support.