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Farmers in Gujarat are in trouble due to heavy rains after the Tout storm. Crops have been severely damaged due to heavy rains in the state. It has now announced a relief package for farmers.
Announced a relief package for farmers
- Online application can be made on Digital Gujarat Portal till November 20
- Farmers will be paid Rs 13,000 per hectare within the limit of 2 hectares
- According to the standards of SDRF, in non-irrigated crop, within the limit of 2 hectares, Rs. 6,800 will be paid
- The remaining difference is Rs. 6,200 will be provided from the state budget in a maximum limit of 2 hectares
- Government, co-operative or institutional landholders will not get the benefit of this assistance
Which area farmers will benefit from?
Farmers in the affected areas will get the benefit of this relief package considering the situation that has arisen due to heavy rains in Jamnagar, Rajkot, Junagadh and Porbandar districts in September 2021.
How much assistance per hectare?
- Farmers of such affected villages whose crops have suffered a loss of 3 (thirty three) per cent or more will be given a maximum of 2 (two) hectares per hectare. 15,000 assistance will be paid.
- This assistance is limited to a maximum of 2 (two) hectares as non-irrigated crop from the SDRF provision as per SDRF standards. 2,500 will be given.
- The remaining difference is Rs. 2,500 will be provided from the state budget within a maximum limit of 2 (two) hectares.
- If on the basis of land tenure as per SDRF norms Rs. Even if the amount less than 5 (five) thousand is payable, Rs. At least 5 (five) thousand will be paid and the difference will have to be paid from the state budget.
Who doesn’t get the benefit?
- Government, co-operative or institutional landholders will not be eligible for this assistance.
How to apply?
- Apply online on Digital Gujarat Portal.
- No fee has to be paid for such application.
- 8 – a,
- Example of Talati planting,
- Base number,
- Copy of passbook with bank account details,
- In case of mobile number as well as joint account holders, the same account holder should apply to the TDO (Taluka Development Officer) in the prescribed form along with the no-objection consent form etc. signed by other account holders.
In case of death of the account holder, his heirs will have to submit the genealogy. And only one heir will be eligible for assistance. And other heirs and other account holders of the account will have to give an affidavit of consent in this regard.
Assistance will also be provided to the farmers of the land acquired under the Forest Authority Charter and also to the affected farmers cultivating in the settlement villages of the forest area by presenting the required supporting evidence.
To avail the benefit of this relief package, one has to apply from October 25 (November 25) to November 20 (November 20).
Apply Online Start Date: 25/10/2071
Last date Apply Online: 20/11/2081