Intervention Categories: Finance policy and financial aid; Stimulus packages and financial support
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Overview: The Government of India will front-load the first instalment of Rs 2,000 due in 2020-21 to farmers under existing PM Kisan Yojana, which is a minimum income support scheme for farmers.
The first payment will now be paid in the first week of April 2020.
Full details here: https://pib.gov.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1608345