Chhattisgarh There is good news for the farmers of Bemetara district. Government Agriculture and Department of Biotechnology Has fixed the date for weather based crop insurance in horticulture crops. The department has fixed the time till December 15, 2022 for getting crop insurance in this Rabi season. Now farmers cultivating horticulture crops will be able to take advantage of insurance in case of crop failure due to natural reasons.
In fact, a restructured weather-based crop insurance scheme has been implemented to protect crops from loss due to low temperature, high temperature, outbreak of disease-friendly weather (insects and diseases), hailstorm and unseasonal rains. At the same time, under the Rabi crop 2022, the farmers who get insurance under the district will have to deposit a maximum of 5 percent of the total insured amount or the actual premium, whichever is less, according to the notified crops. The special thing is that both loanee and non-loanee farmers will have to deposit this amount.
Compulsory deposit with financial institution
Similarly, loanee farmers can get insurance by submitting self-declared certificate of planting crops, map measles, Aadhaar card, photocopy of their bank passbook in which IFSC code etc. is mentioned. Under the scheme, the loanee farmers will be implemented on the basis of option selection. Loanee farmers who do not want to join the scheme, will have to compulsorily submit the signed declaration as per the selection form issued by the Government of India to the concerned financial institution by 7 days after the last date of insurance application.
will be liable for the payment of claims
Along with this, if the signed declaration is not submitted within the prescribed time limit, the short term agricultural loan sanctioned and renewed by the concerned bank for the respective season will be compulsorily insured. Any kind of error in this matter, the concerned bank will be responsible for paying the accepted claims of the farmers.
These crops will come under the purview of insurance: Tomato, Brinjal, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Onion and Potato crops have been acquired for crop insurance for Rabi season.
The organizations authorized to provide insurance are: Choice Centre, representative of Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company, public service center, bank branch, co-operative society and government established in development block
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