Karnataka Minority Development Corporation (KMDC) is now inviting online application form for Ganga Kalyana Scheme 2021. Under this scheme, all the beneficiaries will get one drilled borewell / open well with pump set from KDMC or lift irrigation facility. The beneficiaries in the selection list must belong to the minority community and must be a small / marginal farmer. Candidates can download the online application form through kmdc.karnataka.gov.in
The farmers of Karnataka state will get appropriate irrigation facilities through utilization of perennial sources of water or lifting water through pipelines. In case the perennial water sources are not available then KDMC will provide loans for individual borewell construction on water points recommended by expert geologists. KMDC will bear the total expenditure of Rs. 1.5 lakh for construction of borewells to promote the agricultural activities.
What is Karnataka Ganga Kalyana Yojane 2021
Under the scheme, irrigation facilities will be provided to the agricultural lands by drilling borewell/ digging open well, followed by installation of pump sets and accessories with due energization. The unit cost is fixed @ Rs. 4.50 lakhs in respect of Bangalore urban, Bangalore Rural, Ramanagara, Kolar, Chikkaballapur and Tumkur districts where ground water table is depleted.
In respect of other districts, the unit cost is Rs. 3.50 lakhs. The unit cost comprises of energisation cost of Rs. 0.50 lakh, Loan of Rs. 0.50 lakh and remaining amount will be the subsidy. The loan carries interest @ 6% per annum repayable by the beneficiaries along with the principal amount in 12 half yearly instalments.
Irrigation facility will be provided to the lands owned by farmers from nearby river/nala by drawing pipeline from the water source and installing pump motor and accessories with due energization. The unit cost is fixed at Rs. 4.00 lakhs for the units consisting up to 8 acres of land and at Rs. 6 lakhs for the units up to 15 acres of land. The entire cost under the scheme is treated as a subsidy.
Karnataka Ganga Kalyan Yojana Apply Online Form
Below is the complete process to fill Karnataka Ganga Kalyan Yojana online application form:-
STEP 1: Firstly visit the official website of Karnataka Minority Development Corporation at https://kmdc.karnataka.gov.in/
STEP 2: At the homepage, scroll over the “Online Services” tab and then click at “Online applications” link as shown below:-
STEP 3: Then the Karnataka Minority Development Corporation online application page with https://kmdc.karnataka.gov.in/info-3/ONLINE+APPLICATION/kn will open. Here click at the “ಗಂಗಾ ಕಲ್ಯಾಣ ಯೋಜನೆ – ಅಪ್ಲೈ ಮಾಡಲು ಇಲ್ಲಿ ಕ್ಲಿಕ್ ಮಾಡಿ” link as shown below:-
STEP 4: Direct Link – https://kmdc.kar.nic.in/loan/Login.aspx
STEP 5: Upon clicking this link, the page for KMDC Karnataka Loan Login page will appear as shown below:-
STEP 6: At this page, click at the “Ganga Kalyan Scheme” link to open the Karnataka Ganga Kalyan Yojana online application form.
Ganga Kalyana Scheme 2021 Application Form PDF Download
KDMC aims to provide proper irrigation facilities to dry land through Open Wells / Borewells or other Lift Irrigation Schemes. All the candidates can download ganga kalyana scheme application form in PDF format in Kannada language to take loan for borewell. The application form for Ganga Kalyan Scheme application form appears as follows:-
Download this Ganga Kalyan Scheme application form in PDF format, fill registration form accurately and finally submit it to the concerned authorities.
Lift Irrigation Scheme – Eligibility for Ganga Kalyan Scheme 2021
This type of irrigation facility is given to the agricultural land through efficient utilization of perennial water sources like rivers. To provide adequate water supply for irrigation, water if lifted through pipe lines. The candidates applying for Lift Irrigation facility must fulfill the following eligibility criteria to avail benefits under Ganga Kalyana Yojana 2021:-
- All the beneficiaries must belong to the minority community as per the government order.
- Applicant must be a permanent resident of Karnataka.
- Candidates must be a small or marginal farmer.
- The annual family income of the farmers from all sources must not exceed Rs. 22,000 p.a
Farmers having less than 5 acres of land in addition to the precondition that the land of 7 minority persons is adjacent can avail Lift Irrigation Scheme benefits under Ganga Kalyana Scheme 2021.
Individual Borewell – Eligibility for Ganaga Kalyana Scheme 2021
In case of non-availability of perennial water sources to irrigate land, KDMC provides subsidy for individual borewells construction. Expert geologists identify water points inside the ground appropriate for construction of borewell. KDMC then maintains these borewells for 5 years and then transfers them to consumer co-operatives of beneficaries.
For farmers having land holding between 2 to 5 acres, KDMC will drill a single borewell / open well and supply pump sets. This scheme cost Rs. 1,50,000 per beneficiary which also includes the pump and energization cost. The eligibility criteria is same as mentioned above.
Ganga Kalyana Borewell Selection List and Procedure
In each district, district managers invites application through advertisement in newspapers. Afterwards, District Manager will screen the received applicants and forward it to the Taluk Committee headed by MLA. Afterwards, committee will forward the proposal to the concerned department.
Read details of Ganga Kalyana Yojana at https://kmvstdcl.karnataka.gov.in/info-2/Ganga+Kalyana+Scheme/en. For ST beneficiaries, info. can be checked at https://karunadu.karnataka.gov.in/kmvstdcl/english/Pages/Ganga-Kalyana-Scheme.aspx
— For any further query, candidates can call on the helpline number – +91 08022864720 or can send an e-mail to [email protected]
— For more details, visit the official website kmdc.karnataka.gov.in