In Rajasthan, 13 lakh farmers got insurance claim of 2261 Crores: Minister Lalchand Kataria
Jaipur, 4 June 2020. Under the Prime Minister Crop Insurance Scheme Kharif-2019, an insurance claim of Rs. 2 thousand 261 crore has been distributed to 13 lakh eligible insured farmers in the state. This is 91 percent of the total claim.
Agriculture Minister Lalchand Kataria said that under Kharif-2019, under the Crop Insurance Scheme, an insurance claim of Rs. This is about 91 percent of the total claim and 13 lakh insured tenants have benefited from it.
Rajasthan State Agriculture Minister Lalchand Kataria said that the entire claim of Kharif-2019 has been distributed in 14 districts of the state. Most of the total insurance claims payable in other 14 districts have also been paid. Action is being taken to pay the remaining insurance claims of the remaining five districts. He informed that the eligible insured tenants will get their insurance claim soon.
2386 crore claim divided into lock down
Agriculture Minister informed that 13 lakh insured farmers have been paid insurance claims worth Rs 2 thousand 386 crore from insurance companies due to special efforts of the state government, even in adverse circumstances during the Kovid-19 epidemic.
Distribution of insurance claims worth 6041 crores after 1 January 2019
Agriculture Minister Lalchand Kataria said that under the Prime Minister Crop Insurance Scheme, insurance claims worth Rs 6 thousand 41 crore have been distributed since 1 January 2019. 42 lakh 31 thousand eligible insured farmers have got relief from this claim amount.