Odisha Mukhyamantri Krishi Udyog Yojana – The State Government of Odisha has recently launched a new welfare scheme for the farmers of the state named ‘Mukhyamantri Krishi Udyog Loan Yojana 2018-19’. Under this scheme, the state government will provide loan subsidy on loans upto Rs. 50 lakh for the setting up of new agro-industries.
Odisha Mukhyamantri Krishi Udyog Yojana
Apart from this scheme, the Odisha Government has also launched the Mukhyamantri Abhinav Krishi Yantrapati Samman Yojana for providing rewards to farmers. The state government’s this step will promote the usage of innovative tools. Through these agriculture welfare schemes, the Odisha Government is moving toward “Doubling Farmers Income by 2022”.
Through these schemes, the state government wants to improve and develop the farming and agriculture in the state. Mukhyamantri Krishi Udhyog Yojana provides the facility of easy establishment of agro-industries and provides a subsidy. Under this scheme, the state government provides the easy loan facilities to the farmers. The Odisha Government has also launched apicol.co.in web portal through which the state government will provide easy loan facilities to the farmers. In order to avail the benefits of loan under this scheme, all the farmers can fill the online application form.
Through these schemes, the state government will ensure farmer’s additional income and will also create new employment opportunities. Apart from this, all the educated Youths will also get encouraged for establishing new manufacturing units for agriculture, horticulture and food processing sector and also can avail subsidy upto Rs. 50 lakh.
Odisha Mukhyamantri Krishi Udyog Yojana – Features
Here are some important features and highlights of Odisha Mukhyamantri Krishi Udyog Yojana –
- Impact on Agro-Industries – The main motive of the state government behind launching this scheme is to assist companies/firms/units for the development and monitoring of industries based on agriculture, horticulture and food processing.
- Speedy and Time-Bound Implementation – All the interested and needy farmers who are willing to get a loan under this scheme, will have to make online registration at apicol.co.in and submit the application form. Besides this, the state government will provide financial assistance in a speedy (fast forward) manner for setting up of agro-industries.
- Management of Industries – The APICOL and NIC will consistently monitor the entire progress of the agro-industries after its establishment.