A Special Drive has been undertaken by the Department for providing all dairy farmers of Milk Cooperatives and Milk Producer Companies with Kisan Credit Cards (KCC).
- Under the dairy cooperative movement, approximately 1.5 crore farmers are associated with 230 Milk Unions in the country. It was proposed to provide KCC to these 1.5 crore dairy farmers belonging to Milk Unions and Milk producing Companies during 1 st June-30 th September 2020) under a special drive. Due to Covid -19 lockdown and natural calamities in most of the states the campaign was further extended up to 31 st December 2020.Till date 53.10 lakh applications of Dairy farmers have been collected by Milk Unions and 45.75 lakh applications forwarded to the Banks.
- So far, more than 18.00 lakh fresh KCC were sanctioned for AHD Farmers.
|1.||Nationwide AHDF KCC Campaign from 15th November 2021 to 15th February 2022, for providing Kisan Credit Card facility to all eligible Animal Husbandry and Fishery Farmers.||M-02022/14/2020-CDD||10.11.2021|
|2.||Guidelines/SoP for exclusive Kisan Credit Cards (KCC) for Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries farmers.||M-02022/14/2020-CDD||08.10.2021|
|3.||OM issued by DAHD||25-l (07)/2018-AHD (Coord)||11.02.2019|
|4.||Guidelines issued by NABARD||ISAHF-I/2019-20||24.06.2019|
|5.||Guidelines issued by RBI||RBI/2019-20/48||26.08.2019|
|6.||FM Budget Statement 2019-2020||-||01.02.2019|