Agriculture Connection Policy 2017, Power Connections to Farmers in Rajasthan Connections, Raj Agriculture Connection Process, BPL Farmer Agriculture Connection 2017, Marginal Farmers Agriculture Connection 2017
The Chief minister Vasundhara Raje on Sunday (30 July 2017) approved the provisions of New Agricultural Connection Policy 2017, which provide benefit farmers and save electricity. At present, there is no any provision to provide agricultural light connection on priority to marginal farmers and those residing near the Indira Gandhi Canal Project (IGNP). But through the new government policy, for BPL farmers, there is a provision of priority provided till three years for issuing a demand note of up to 5 HP agricultural connection. The same priority also will be given to the farmers who residing a kilometer away from the main IGNP canal for up to 5 Horse Power connection.
सरकारी कृषि कनेक्शन नीति 2017
रविवार को (30 जुलाई 2017) मुख्यमंत्री वसुंधरा राजे ने नई कृषि कनेक्शन नीति 2017 के प्रावधानों को मंजूरी दी, जो कि किसानों को लाभ देते हैं और बिजली बचाने के लिए वर्तमान में, सीमांत किसानों और इंदिरा गांधी नहर परियोजना (आईजीएनपी) के पास रहने वाले लोगों को प्राथमिकता पर कृषि प्रकाश कनेक्शन प्रदान करने का कोई भी प्रावधान नहीं है। लेकिन नई सरकार की नीति के माध्यम से, बीपीएल किसानों के लिए, 5 एचपी कृषि कनेक्शन की मांग नोट जारी करने के लिए तीन साल तक प्रदान की गई प्राथमिकता का प्रावधान है। किसानों को भी यही प्राथमिकता दी जाएगी जो मुख्य आईजीएनपी नहर से एक किलोमीटर दूर रहने के लिए 5 हार्स पावर कनेक्शन दिये रहेंगे।
Government Agriculture Connection Policy-2017 Approved For BPL & Small Farmers
The state govt. of Rajasthan has approved the new Agriculture Connection Policy- 2017. Under the scheme, state government would provide power connections to small and marginals farmers.
The small and marginal farmers who are belonging to BPL category will get priority over other farmers in receiving agriculture connections of 5 horsepower. The farmers who are affected by Indira Gandhi Canal Project will also get the same benefit under the policy.
Government of Rajasthan on Sunday approved Agriculture Connection Policy-2017 for power connections to small and marginal farmers.
As per the new provisions, small and marginal farmers belonging to below poverty line (BPL) category will get priority over others in receiving agriculture connections of 5 HP. The Farmers living on the periphery of Indira Gandhi Canal Project (IGCP) who are affected due to the problem of waterlogged areas will also get the same benefit.
Agriculture Connection Policy-2017 Highlights
- This scheme will be only applicable on connections of up to 20 horsepower approved by bureau of energy efficiency and for five-star rated pump sets.
- The farmers who are replacing their standard motors with five-star rated pump will receive subsidy amount of Rs. 750 per horsepower from the government.
- The interest rates on amount paid for power connections were cut off has been slashed from 16% to 12% yearly and can be reconnected under this scheme.
- If the connection demand note was not issue within five years then the farmers will have to pay Rs. 500 to get their connection.
- During the deposit of demand draft, the farmers can erect electric lines if the option is available.
BPL Farmers Agriculture Connection 2017
As the govt. notification, farmers who are receiving the subsidy under solar pump sets are not be able to take any benefit of second agriculture connection in general category. For all them, the govt. will soon announce a new policy.
Marginal Farmers Agriculture Connection 2017
Under the scheme, govt. has given relaxed provisions for martyrs’ families. These family can apply for agricultural connections anytime. Earlier, it was mandatory in the agriculture policy to apply for connection within twelve years of the death or within two years of getting ownership of land. This policy will surely help improve the farm productivity and increase the income of farmers.
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