Bagalkot farmer donates PM-Kisan amount to support security forces

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Bagalkot farmer donates PM-Kisan amount to support security forces

Bagalkot farmer donates PM-Kisan amount to support security forces

SC L S   ¦    Mar 02, 2019 01:42:49 PM (IST)

Bagalkot farmer donates PM-Kisan amount to support security forces-1

Bagalkot: As a gesture of ‘humanity’, a farmer named Venkanna from Metagudda village has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting to divert the amount that he receives to his account from ‘Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Yojana’ towards the security forces, here on Saturday, March 2.

Amount of Rs. 6000 is ensured to farmers under this scheme, on a quarterly basis.

Venkanna, in his letter, has said that the soldiers protect the nation and farmers feed the nation.

He has also written saying that the amount i.e Rs. 6000 that he receives from the Centre shall be used to support the security forces.