Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, Chief Ministers of some states and many MPs were also present at the event organized through video conference.
During this program, the Prime Minister also interacted with the farmer beneficiaries.
Under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana, a financial benefit of
This amount is directly deposited in the bank accounts of the beneficiaries. Before today, more than 1.15 lakh crore rupees have been transferred to farmers families under this scheme.