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crop insurance scheme

'PM Modi looting farmers in name of crop insurance’: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi alleged 'chowkidaar' has made his intentions clear that 'he will steal from others to fill the coffers of his friends'.

05 Nov 2018 9:15 PM

Insurers settle farmers' Rs 11,899 crore claims under PMFBY

In the 2016-17 crop year, total claims to the tune of Rs 15,352 crore were paid to the farmers.

03 Aug 2018 5:02 PM

Maharashtra: Scores of farmers upset as they get Rs 5 as crop insurance

The crop insurance drive carried out under the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Beema Yojana, had recorded the highest registrations in the state.

12 Jul 2018 2:20 PM

Maharashtra CM asks crop insurers to settle farmers' claims by June 7

Devendra Fadnavis expressed displeasure over slow progress in settlement of farmers' claims by insurance companies for kharif season 2017.

30 May 2018 5:13 PM

Crop insurance scheme likely to get Rs 13,000 crore in FY19 budget

For current fiscal government had initially given a budget of Rs 9,000.75 crore for PMFBY.

10 Jan 2018 12:39 PM


Over 90 lakh farmers benefited from crop insurance scheme

Over Rs 7,700 crore have already been paid to farmers under the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana.

21 Aug 2017 4:01 PM

Farmers can insure crops till August 15

Opposition leader Dhananjay Munde raised this issue in the council house, asking the government to postpone the deadline.

01 Aug 2017 2:30 AM

Insurance companies approve Rs 928 cr compensation to farmers

The amount would be credited to the bank accounts of the farmers within in 10 days.

26 Jun 2017 12:46 PM