NewDelhi: PM Narendra Modi on Friday released ₹18,000 crore to over 9 crore farmers under the PM-KISAN scheme. "Working for the welfare of our hardworking farmers," PM Modi tweeted. Speaking to a farmer, PM Modi said, "I urge you to tell farmers about Kisan Credit Card and its various benefits, which include the availability of loans at low-interest rates."
Commenting on Trinamool Congress (TMC) at PM-KISAN event, PM Narendra Modi said that farmers of West Bengal are deprived of the benefits of the Centre's schemes due to "political animosity". "Bengal...only state which is not allowing benefits of the schemes to reach the farmers," he added. PM released ₹18,000 crore to over 9 crore farmers under PM-KISAN scheme.