Uttar Pradesh Governemnt has launched Kisan Fasal Rin Mochan portal upkisankarjrahat.upsdc.gov.in under farmer loan waiver scheme. This is a kind of Karj mafi Yojana where farmers can register for loan exemption. Yogi Adityanath, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh in his first cabinet meeting announced to waive of farmers loan in Uttar Pradesh. The farmers who have taken loan before 31st March 2016 of Rs 1 lakh or less are eligible for Kisan Rin Mochan Yojana.
To enroll for UP Karz Rahat Yojana, the farmers has to link his Aadhar Card number and Mobile Number with his active bank account. A list of farmers have been released who have not linked thier aadhar and mobile with bank accounts. It is strictly announced that linking of above mentioned credentials with bank accounts is very important, otherwise the farmer wont get any benefit from the scheme.
UP Fasal Rin Mochan for Karj Rahat of Farmers
Farmers who satisfy following conditions, can apply for UP Kisan Karj Rahat Scheme:
- The total land in the name of farmer should be less than 2 Hectare
- The loan amount is less than Rs 1 Lakh
- The loan taken after 31 March 2016 is not eligible for farmer loan waiver scheme
- The farmer should be resident of Uttar Pradesh and Land is also situated in Uttar Pradesh
Banks have to feed details of loan taken by farmers to the newly launched Rin Mochan portal, The details uploaded will then be verified by the team of Revenue officers and Bank officers. The motive of the launch of portal is to bring transparency in the loan waiver scheme
Other important details of the scheme can be downloaded from here http://upkisankarjrahat.upsdc.gov.in/img/FAQ.pdf
4362 Farmers to Benefit under UP Karz Mafi Yojana
After the announcement of Kisan Fasal Rin Mochan Portal, 4362 farmers from Co-operative Bank will get benefit of the scheme. Officials have released a list of farmers who will get benefit under the upkisankarjrahat yojana. With this, the number of beneficiaries become 70,428. Farmers having upto 2 hectares of land will be applicable for the Uttar Pradesh Karz maafi yojana.
Aadhar Linking is Mandatory
If a farmer wants to get benefits of upkisankarjrahat yojana, he/she must have a valid Aadhar card. If not, the same has to be made through authorized Aadhar Enrollment Centres of the sate. Not only this, the bank account of the farmer must be linked to the Aadhar card. All this have to be done before submitting applications for UP Kisan Karz Rahat yojana.
A dedicated control room has been set up where farmers can ask query or make complaints. The control room number for the UP farmer loan waiver scheme is 0 515- 2822066. Farmers can dial this number to make complaints and get suggestions on any working days. The Agriculture Department takes responsibility of addressing all registered queries.
UP Kisan Karz Mafi Yojana will Commence on 17th August 2017
According to reports the UP Farm Loan waiver scheme/Kisan Karz Rahat Yojana will start from 17th August. Yogi Adityanath, CM of Uttar Pradesh will waive the loan of first 5100 farmers in a function at Lucknow. The Aadhar card of 50% farmers have been linked with their bank accounts to verify that benefits of the scheme will reach genuine farmers. The government will transfer the money to banks from August 21. The banks will hand over certificates on the receipt of money to the UP government.