Gujarat Farmer Free Smartphone Scheme 2021 online application / registration form at ikhedut.gujarat.gov.in. Farmers can now apply online for Kisan Muft Mobile Phone Yojana at ikhedut Portal. Under this Gujarat Farmer Free Smartphone Yojana, the state govt. will provide financial assistance upto Rs. 1500 for purchasing smartphones. In this article, we will tell you about the complete details including how to apply online process for गुजरात किसान मुफ्त स्मार्टफोन योजना.
Gujarat Farmer Free Smartphone Scheme 2021 Apply Online
The state govt. of Gujarat is going to provide financial assistance of upto Rs. 1,500 to farmers in the state for purchasing a smartphone, as per a notification issued by the state agriculture department. The Gujarat Farmer Free Smartphone Scheme 2021 is meant to encourage the farmers to buy smartphones which could be used for various purposes. The smartphones provided aims to increase their farm income, at a time when the prevalence of digital services in the field of agriculture is growing every day. Now let’s check the complete apply online process for Kisan Muft Smartphone Yojana.
Gujarat Kisan Muft Smartphone Yojana Application / Registration Form
Any landholding farmer in Gujarat can apply for the assistance of 10% of the total cost of a smartphone not exceeding Rs. 1,500 on i-khedut portal to avail of the benefit of this scheme, said the Government Resolution (GR) issued by the state’s Agriculture, Farmers Welfare and Cooperation department on Saturday. To apply online for Gujarat Farmer Free Smartphone Scheme, fillup registration / application form at https://ikhedut.gujarat.gov.in/
Assistance under Gujarat Farmer Free Smartphone Scheme
The assistance under Gujarat Farmer Free Smartphone Scheme is valid only for the cost of the smartphone and not for any other accessories such as power backup device, earphones, charger etc. All landholding farmers are eligible for this scheme, but only one beneficiary in a joint holding farm will be eligible.
Benefits of Gujarat Kisan Muft Mobile Phone Yojana
The smartphone will make it easy for a farmer to access information regarding weather forecast, possible pest infestation, various schemes of the agriculture department, modern farm techniques and expert opinion etc.
The smartphone can also be utilised by farmers to apply online for various schemes of the state government meant for them by using smartphone facilities such as camera, emails, texts and multimedia services, GPS, web browser, internet connectivity among others, the GR said.
Once the application is approved, the beneficiary farmers will have to provide a copy of the purchase bill of the smartphone, mobile IMEI number, a cancelled cheque etc.