15 lakh fake beneficiaries of PM Kisan scheme caught in Jharkhand, now government has taken big action

To provide relief to the farmers of the country PM Kisan Nidhi Samman Yojana is being run. Under this, six thousand rupees are given to the farmers of the country in a year. There are reports of fraud in this welfare scheme for farmers. There has been a fraud in this scheme in Jharkhand. After the matter came to light, the government has also swung into action and has started preparing to take action against the fraudsters. Not only this, now preparations are being made to recover the amount from such people.

According to the information received, more than 11 lakh people in Jharkhand have wrongly taken advantage of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana. Due to this, it has become difficult for the real beneficiaries to get the benefits. Now the government is engaged in identifying such people. After identifying these fake beneficiaries, the amount paid by the government to such people will be recovered along with interest. A report related to this has also been sought by the Union Agriculture Ministry from all the states including Jharkhand.

More than 11 lakh beneficiaries have not submitted documents

Not only this, after the instructions of the Central Government, the benefits being given under the scheme to such people who are wrongly taking advantage of PM Kisan Yojana have been stopped. Now money will not be given to those people whose land papers are not updated. Scanning of the list of beneficiaries has been done under PM Kisan Yojana in the state. In which a total of 11 lakh 20 thousand 323 beneficiaries have been found so far, who have not submitted their land papers even in the last three years. Apart from this, there are 4.07 lakh farmers who have not updated their KYC. In this way a total of 15 lakh 27 thousand farmers of Jharkhand are under investigation.

More than 30 lakh farmers have registered

It is obvious that the farmers who have not done KYC till now will not get money in their account. Their money will stop. Talking about the number of benefit farmers in the state, in Jharkhand in the year 2019 till the month of May, a total of 30 lakh 97 thousand 946 farmers had registered under the PM Kisan scheme. Now four to six installments have also been paid to these farmers. But now out of these beneficiaries, money has not been transferred to the accounts of 15 lakh 27 beneficiaries. There is a ban on sending money to their account.

Fear of fraud is highest in Deoghar

The biggest fraud is being feared in Deoghar. The land papers of 61442 farmers here have not been available. Similarly, there are 36536 farmers in Palamu district, 32662 in Godda, 29551 in Chatra, 27215 in Giridih, 25574 in Hazaribagh and 21973 in Ranchi, whose exact details of their land could not be provided. In many districts, notices have also been issued to those who take wrongful payments. Identification of such farmers is being done through PAN and Aadhar card. The farmers who will get KYC updated, they can be given the benefit of the scheme further.

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