The government is now preparing to benefit the farmers on the purchase of chemical fertilizers like tools and seeds under DBT (Direct Benefit Transfer) Yojana. So far, the farmers were getting subsidized fertilizer but now the subsidy will be directly credited to their account. Now the farmers have to purchase the fertilizers on full rate and the subsidy will be directly credited into their accounts. According to the district Agriculture Officer, the procedure is running and the preparation of implementing this is being made.
The Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana have been finally approved by the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Akhilesh Yadav. After the approval, the scheme has been implemented in Uttar Pradesh. Now the poor farmers can take the benefit of the scheme and can avoid the loss of crop destruction.