Kusum Yojana Online Registration, Application *Updated*

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Kusum Yojana

kusum yojana

what is Kusum yojana?

The Scheme was announced in the year 2018. The Yojana is for the betterment of the farmers. Already other schemes are also announced by the government such as Kisan Urja Suraksha Utthaan Mahaabhiyan Abbreviated as KUSUM yojana.

Details of Kusum Yojana

When was Kusum yojana announced?

The details for the implementation and the announcement date to the beneficiaries for the scheme. All the information is as follows. Kindly check the table below to know the details.

Name of the scheme KUSUM Scheme
Full Form Kisan Urja Suraksha Utthan Maha Abhiyan Scheme
official website https://kusum.online/
First Announced on February 1, 2018
First Announced by Arun Jaitley
Second Announced on February 2, 2018
Second Announced by Power Ministry
Initiate from 2018 to 2019
Complete with 2021
Ministry Responsible Indian Power Ministry
Beneficiaries Farmers and Agricultural laborers.
Budget Rs. 48000 crore
Aim of the scheme To provide technological advancement for generating power to the farmers.

Kusum Yojana Objectives

The scheme Kusum is started with an objective to provide the farmer the advanced technology so that the power can be generated. To irrigate the land the farmer would be provided with the safer form of energy that is solar pumps. As with the help of the power grid, the extra amount of energy. The farmer can sell it to the government. It will lead to extra income for the farmers.  So in this way, the farmer can obtain Double benefits from the scheme.

Budget For Scheme

The Budget for the scheme is huge in amount.  As the Kusum Yojana was announced by the central government. To promote Power production and farming using solar power. The finance minister announced the budget for the scheme Rs. 48000 crores. The fund will be allocated in 4 segments as the Union Budget of the year 2018-19 to implement for the ten years.  Department of Power will monitor the scheme.

Subsidy for Farmers

Who will get the benefit of the Kusum Scheme?

As per the government with the implementation of the scheme KUSUM. The use of the existing Diesel and Electric Pumps will be replaced by solar energy. Solar Agricultural Pumps can be used for the same. The central government will give 60% of the total cost of the project to the eligible farmers. As banks will give 30% extra for the total expenses for the project. So the farmer has to give the upfront cost and it is 10% to set these solar projects.

Features of the KUSUM Yojana

The features of the Kusum Yojana are as follows:

  1. Betterment of the farmers.
  2. Plants on infertile land for the Solar power.
  3. A solar power plant can generate a total of 28, 250 MW power.
  4. Pumps consuming solar power will be deployed on the land.
  5. The capacity of each pump is 720 MW, making power production on small scale.
  6. The extra amount of the power generated by the power panel can be sold to the government.
  7. As it is pollution free generation of power and the use of fossil fuel will be decreased.

Components / Implementation of the scheme

The components Or the implementation of the scheme as in the following points:

  1. At the initial phase, the solar pump will be distributed to the farmers under the scheme. As the governments would offer a total of 17.5 lakh solar powered pumps.
  2. Solar power factories will be constructed to produce significant power amount.
  3. Then the set up of the unique tube wells under the monitoring of the government. It will also have a certain capacity or amount for power.
  4. Not only the aim to set up plants for solar power production but the modernization of the old pumps are also the part of the yojana.

Online Application/ Registration Kusum Yojana

How to apply for the Kusum scheme?

You can make the online application for the Kusum Yojana. You have to visit the official site of the Scheme Kusum to register yourself. You can also make use of the link below to access the official site.

Click Here

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  1. Click on the official website of the KUSUM as above.
  2. Then click on ‘आवेदनकरें’ option available on the page.
  3. Then you have to make online registration form of KUSUM Yojana.
  4. Then-candidate has to enter the details such as the name of the farmers, mobile numbers, as well as email ID.
  5. Click on the submit option to submit the application form.

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Almin Valyani

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