Prime Minister’s Award for Excellence in Public Administration (2017-2018)

Year: 2018 | Date: 21/04/2018
PM Award 2018

PM Award 2018

Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana” was announced by the Government of India on 13th January 2016 which is rolling out from June 2016 with an objective to let farmers pay a very low premium to insure their crops. Farmers will have to pay a premium of only 1.5% for paddy, Brinjal, Cauliflower, Tomato, Watermelon & 3.5% for Potato at Gomati District during 2016-17.

Total No’s of Farmers in the District:50530
Total coverage of insured farmers: 4541
Nos. of non-loanee farmer: 3851
Nos. of Laonee Farmer: 690
Percentage of insured Non-loanee farmers out of the total insured farmers: 84.8

Name of the Awardees –

(1) Dr Milind Ramteke, IAS, District Magistrate & Collector, West Tripura

(2) Sri Arun Bhattacherjee, DD Agriculture, West Tripura District

Award type : gold

Award By:

Sri Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India

Winner Team Name:

District Administration, West Tripura District

Project Name: Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana under West Tripura District
Location: West Tripura District