What is the eligibility for Kisan Credit Card?

  1. The farmers applying for KCC must reside in the jurisdiction of the given bank. 
  2. The applicants must be able to pool out a production credit of Rs. 5,000 or more to become eligible for the KCC. 
  3. The KCC can be used for crop production, non-farm activities or other allied undertakings.
  4. Individual land owners as well as cultivators
  5. Famers who are individuals or joint borrowers of the cultivable land engaged in farming or related activities
  6. Tenant farmers, oral leases, and shared croppers of the cultivable lands
  7. Self-help groups or joint liability groups formed by sharecroppers or tenant farmers

Know more on Kisan Credit Card Scheme (KCC) on the given link.

Further readings – 

  1. Self-Help Groups
  2. PM Fasal Bima Yojana
  3. NABARD – National Bank for Agriculture and Rural
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