Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana is an ambitious agriculture insurance scheme of Narendra Modi Government. The central government provides insurance cover and financial assistance to the farmers in the times of difficulty. The online portal of Agriculture Insurance for farmers registration is already live at agri-insurance.gov.in. However, the government has also launched a new portal at pmfby.gov.in where the online applications are open.
The insurance cover & financial help to the farmers under the PMFBY is provided in the events of crops damaged due to heavy rain, other natural calamities, pests or diseases. The scheme is being implemented across the country and farmers can avail the scheme benefits. Premium for Fasal Bima Yojana has been brought down significantly by the government to 2 percent for Kharif and 1.5 percent or the sum insured for Rabi crops.
Latest Update on PMFBY 2018 – Registrations lines are open for the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana 2018. Apply Online for Crop Insurance Scheme (Agri Insurance) through the below links:
PMFBY 2018 Kharif Online Application Form
PMFBY Insurance Premium Calculator
The interested farmers can register themselves online under the PMFBY on the official website of Crop Insurance at agri-insurance.gov.in or pmfby.gov.in by the Department of Agriculture & Cooperation and Farmers Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.
How to Apply Online as Farmer Under PMFBY
To register online as a farmer under the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana, log on to agri-insurance.gov.in and fill all the required details.
The interested farmers need to fill all the basic details such as Name, complete address including state, district, block, gram panchayat, village at agri-insurance.gov.in farmer registration page.
Land and bank details are also required to be filled to receive the PMFBY policy amount directly into the bank account.
After the farmers fill the complete form and submit, an application number will be provided using which they can track, modify or print their application in future.
The government has also released PMFBY android app to view more information and status about the crop insurance schemes.
PM Fasal Bima Yojana Guidelines PDF
The guidelines of Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana can be downloaded in PDF format in Hindi and English language from the same official Agri Insurance website at www.agri-insurance.gov.in. Below are the direct links to download the PMFBY guidelines PDF in Hindi and English
Below is the screenshot of details to be filled in the farmer’s application
IMG CREDIT: agri-insurance.gov.in