The chief minister introduces West Bengal Krishak Bandhu Yojana. This scheme is trained to benefit fixed income to the more than 72 lakh farmers of West Bengal. This new scheme of West Bengal provides rupees 2 lakh compensation for the death of the farmer. The chief minister of West Bengal said the government would pay for the premium crop insurance scheme, and they will pay rupees 5000 per acre annually for the farmer. In case if a farmer died in the age between 18 to 60 years, then compensation of rupees 200000 will be given to their family.
Overview of Krishak Bandhu scheme
There are only two components of this Yojana, and those are:
Fixed income: the government will provide rupees 5000 financial support to the farmer for both Rabi and Kharif season.
Death benefit: the farmer who died at the age of 18 to 60 years will benefit from rupees 200000 of insurance cover
|Name of the scheme||WB Krishak Bandhu scheme|
|Launch Date||1st January 2019|
|Beneficiary||Farmers of the West Bengal|
|Category||West Bengal government scheme|
Some of the services of Krishak Bandhu are:
- The farmer will get the benefit of financial support.
- The beneficiary will get Life insurance of rupees 200000
- The former who will die between the 18 years to 60 years will benefit from insurance cover.
- The insurance cover will be provided within 15 days by the government of West Bengal.
- The premium of crop insurance will also offer in this Yojana.
- Rupees 5000 per acre will be given to the farmer in two installments, i.e., one for Kharif and 2nd for Rabi season.
If you are going to fill the Krishak Bandhu Yojana West Bengal application form, you need to check the documents below:
- Aadhaar card/ voter ID/ driving licence/ PAN card/ passport for identity proof
- Death certificate
- Attested copy of Krishak Bandhu card
- Applicant self-declaration attested copy
- RoR attested copy
- Legal guardian declaration in case of the minor claimant
West Bengal Krishak Bandhu scheme Register
Step#1. First of all, you have to visit the Krishak Bandhu scheme Portal website.
In this step, you have to go to the west Bengal Krishak Bandhu official portal and click on the options department of agriculture. It will take you to the login page. There you can see a link of Signup. Click on that link.
Step#2. Now, fill the Signup Form.
Now, you have to select the Role, District, Email, password, Confirm Password, etc. Fill all the necessary information asked in the application form and then click on the submit option. Now, you have successfully registered for this scheme.
How to fill for the Krishak Bandhu Application Claim Form after Farmer Death
In case of farmer death, you can apply for this scheme offline also. To apply offline, please follow the below procedure for that:
Step#1. First of all, you have to the dept of agriculture to get an application form.
Under this step, you have to visit the agriculture department and ask for the application form. The department will give an application form. if you are not able to get the application form then, you can download the Krishak Bandhu Application form here.
Step#2. Now fill the form carefully.
Now, you have to fill the application form carefully. This application form contains different section. you have to attach the photocopy of all required documents. After that you have to submit application form to the department. The department will verify all your details and deposit amount in your bank account.
if you have any query regarding this scheme then, you can contact the department on the following number and email :
Phone: 8597974989 8336957298 for Time: 10am - 6pm