TS Rythu Bandhu Scheme
TS Rythu Bandhu Scheme Guidelines were released by the Telangana state government wide G.O.Rt.No.231 dated 4.04.2018. Telangana Rythu Bandhu Scheme which is also called as Farmers’ Investment Support Scheme is a scheme for supporting farmers for two crops. TS Gov will take care of the initial investment needs of every farmer from the beginning of the Kharif season 2018-2019. TS Govt has laid down TS Rythu Bandhu Scheme Eligibility, Implementation guidelines in its G.O Rt.No.231
Rs.12,000 crores has already been provided for the financial year 2018-19 and it includes Service charges payable to Banks and also administrative
expenditure for implementing the TS Rythu Bandhu Scheme. TS Rythu Bandhu Scheme will provide financial assistance to all farmers of Telangana for purchasing Seeds, Fertilizers, Pesticides and for other labour and investments for two crops every year.
Telangana Rythu Bandhu Scheme
Telangana Rythu Bandhu Scheme is proposed for providing investment support to Agriculture and Horticulture crops by way of a grant @Rs. 4000/- per acre per farmer each season for purchase of inputs like (1)Seeds, (2)Fertilizers (3)Pesticides, (4)Labour and other Investments in the field operations of farmers’ choice for the crop season. Amount sanctioned under this TS Rythu Bandhu Scheme may be disbursed in the form of
cheques to enable the farmers to deposit the same in the Banks of their choice.
TS Rythu Bandhu Scheme Implementation
The District Collector should appoint Special Officers, each for a group of Mandals, for smooth implementation and proper monitoring of the program.The services of District Cooperative Officers and their staff may be utilized in the implementation of Scheme.The AEOs / MAOs should intimate the schedule of the villages well in advance so that all the farmers are available for receiving the cheques on the scheduled day. The VROs/VRAs will be instructed to arrange for the beat of tom tom in the villages well before the scheduled date of disbursement, for the benefit of all the stakeholders.
Every cheque shall be delivered to the Pattadar only and no nominee is permissible. However, if any Pattadar is sick or completely disabled, the Officers team can visit their house and deliver the cheque, after due identification. In case by the time of disbursement of cheques in the village, if the Pattadar Pass Books are not distributed, the Tahsildars should take the print out of first page PPB of all the farmers from his/her log-in, attest them and make them available to both the VRO and AEO concerned in the Gram sabhas. The Bank shall pay the amounts to the farmers after identifying the persons as per norms and provide day-wise disbursement details to Government. NIC may facilitate to all the Banks by providing a suitable window for viewing the data and it may be worked out in consultation with the SLBC.
TS Rythu Bandhu Scheme Guidelines G.O No.231 dated 4.04.2018 is available at http://goir.telangana.gov.in website
Download TS Rythu Bandhu Scheme Implementation Guidelines G.O.Rt.No.231 Dated 4th April 2018 for more information about TS Rythu Bandhu Scheme.