As per the vision of PM Narendra Modi, for doubling the farmer income on to 2022 and reducing production cost. As per the Govt. of India has released KUSUM Solar Pump Yojana for the farmer benefit and providing renewable to the farm production. Maintaining profitability of farmers is one of the most challenging to the current govt. scenario of Indian agriculture.
Solar pump yojana KUSUM (Kissan Urja Suraksha evam Uhaan Mahaabhiyan) promising to provide renewable solar energy for fulfilling irrigation and water problem to the farmers by providing a 60% subsidy to the farmer for setting up of pump sets and tube wells on their farm.
This solar pump scheme, which was announced by former finance minister Arun Jaitley during the Union Budget 2018-19. It all seats to deals with electric pumps used for irrigation across the country with solar energy have to spend only 10% of the total cost of solar power implanting. Rising of the KUSUM Yojana has to be giving benefit more than 3 crore farmers across the country.
How Farmers get benefit in KUSUM Yojana?
As per the scheme, farmers will get the subsidy on new and improved solar-powered pumps installation on farms. During the installation of the solar pump in farm farmer spend just 10% of the total cost. According to KUSUM scheme, 60% of the total cost is paid by the Central Government of India and the remaining 30% subsidy will be taken care of by the bank as credit.
- This is the form of the total cost.
The key point of the KUSUM Scheme
- The central government spent 1.45 Lack Core amounts to give solar facility to 3 core farmers by 2022.
- As per the scheme Govt. pay 60% subsidy while the bank credit 30% amounts to farmers accounts. Farmers have spent just 10% of the total cost for the installation of solar pumps.
Eligibility for the KUSUM Yojana
- Farmers should have complete documents as per the requirement (Aadhar card, Bank passbook, and other).
How to apply for the KUSUM scheme
For the apply follow the online procedure. Farmers can easily apply to the KUSUM Yojana following the procedure.
- Visit on the portal
Get easy to access the portal click On the following link
(https://kusum.online/register) (website is currently under maintenance will open soon.)
- Login to the portal
Now you can log in to the portal with your reference phone number on the homepage of the portal.
After you logged have in the portal, you can fill out the online application for the KUSUM Yojana.
- Apply for the KUSUM Scheme
The Farmers have to click on the “Apply” button that is visible on the Homepage.
- Fill the registration form
Now the farmer will be taken to the registration page. The supplication form of KUSUM Yojana will be displayed on the screen. Now you need to enter following details required such as (Name, mobile number, Aadhar no., E-mail address, and other).
After the filling, correct details click on submit button complete the registration. And you receive the message and e-mail notification for the registration “Successfully Registration”.