Thursday, July 20, 2017 - PMFBY ( Pradhan mantri fasal bima yojana ) Crop insurance Scheme

Pradhan mantri fasal bima yojana (PMFBY) or Wheather based Crop Insurance Scheme ( WBCIS ) was launched on 18th February 2016 by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. in the country from Kharif  2016 season. To provide insurance coverage and financial support to the farmers in the event of failure of any of the notified crop thus helping in stabilising the income of the farmers. The Scheme covers all Food & Oilseeds crops and Annual Commercial/Horticultural Crops, The scheme is compulsory for loanee farmers availing Crop Loan /KCC account for notified crops and voluntary, that farmers who opted for crop loans from banks and co-operative institutions, must compulsorily be covered by insurance. For those who did not opt for loans, it was optional.The government wants both loanee and non-loanee to take advantage of Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) as well as weather-based crop insurance scheme.Any Non Loanee Farmer who wants to cover his Fasal/Crop can enroll under this scheme by contributing some amount of Premium.


PMFBY - Crop Insurance available through CSC's 

Pradhan mantri fasal bima yojana (PMFBY / Crop Insurance ) service will be available on Digital Seva Portal. Insurance regulator IRDA has already given permission to agents and intermediaries to access the CSC  for crop insurance. This scheme is regulated by the Insurance Regulatory & Development Authority of India (IRDAI) and all major General Insurance Companies have assigned different State & District to insure Crops/Fasal of these farmers as per instructions of the Government of India.

Roles & responsibilities of CSC VLEs :

  • All CSC VLEs have to ensure to create awareness about this Scheme to all the NON LOANEE farmers in their Areas.
  • All VLEs also have to Display these 2 attachments in the front of their CSC Centres mandatorily as a part to create awareness. 
  • You will get INSTANT earning of Rs 24 (Less TDS) for every successful submitted application. 
  • You will not charge any additional/extra amount from the Farmer except the Premium displayed in the Crop Portal. Premium will be auto calculated on the basis of Insured area & crop selected by you after the confirmation from Farmer.
  • CSC VLEs are allowed to accept applications of ONLY NON LOANEE farmers.
  • Loanee Farmers shall approach/contact to their banks for Insurance under this scheme. 

PMFBY - Crop Insurance Farmer Registration Process 

The Non-loanee farmers are required to submit necessary documents, which you shall require to scan & upload to complete Farmer registration.

Require Documents :

  • Land record / Land Proof, which will show farmer’s name or his Father’s name along with his name. 
  • In case of Tenant Farmer : Applicable contract/ agreement details/ other documents notified/ permitted by concerned State Government. If case of No document, Self Declaration can be accepted. 
  • Passbook & Cancelled Cheque – You can scan any available document or both in single page to upload. 
  • Sowing Certificate : Farmers may get this Certificate from Patwari / surpanch / pradhaan or from their Taluka/Tehsil/Block office. 

Step by step Procedure for PMFBY Farmer Registration .

  • First Vle's can logon to Digital Seva portal,
  • Than Click on 'Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana'
  • it will be redirected to "" Webpage,
  • Click on "Login with digital seva connect" Button, 
  • After Successfully login, Than Click on "Farmer Registration" Button,
  • Than Select State, District, Bank name, Branch, Bank Account Number and IFSC code,
  • Click on "Submit" Button,
  • Enter Farmer Aadhaar Number in the mentioned option,
  • Click on "Ekyc" Button
  • Select "Ekyc " type ( Iris / Finger Print /  OTP )
  • Click on "Proceed" Button,
  • After Successfully completed Authentication, PMFBY Online application will be displayed,
  • Than Fill the all mandatory details in the application form,
  • Fill the Insurance unit Details,
  • Enter the Land and Crop details than click on "Add" Button,
  • Than click on "Save& Contentious " Button,
  • Upload ( Land Reocrds , Pass Book / Cancelled Cheque, Showing Certificate )
  • Click on "Save& Continue"Button,
  • Than click on "Make Payment" Button,
  • it will be redirected to CSC Payment Wallet 
  • After Successfully Payment, Receipt will be generated,
  • Click on "Print Receipt " Button.
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