PM Kisan Samman Nidhi: July 31 is the last date to get eKYC done, know how to complete Aadhaar verification!
Attention beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana (PM-KISAN) as this is an important update for you. The government has extended the deadline for completing the mandatory e-KYC by two months to July 31, 2022. Earlier, the deadline was set as May 31, 2022.
According to a notice on PM Kisan Portal, the "eKYC deadline for all PMKISAN beneficiaries has been extended till 31st July 2022."
The government has extended the deadline for the second time in two weeks. This decision of the Center has come a few days after PM Narendra Modi distributed the 11th installment under the Prime Minister Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM Kisan) in the accounts of farmers.
Here is the step-by-step to complete the mandatory e-KYC
Step 1: Visit the official website of PM Kisan - pmkisan.gov.in.
Step 2: Click on the eKYC option on the right side of the homepage.
Step 3: Enter your Aadhar Card Number and Captcha Code and click on Search.
Step 4: Enter your mobile number which is linked with your Aadhar card.
Step 5: Enter the OTP sent to your registered mobile number.
All your details must match for eKYC to be successful. If it is not, then you will have to visit the local Aadhaar Seva Kendra.
It is worth noting that farmers will also be able to complete e-KYC offline by visiting the nearest Common Service Center (CSC). They need to carry their Aadhar card to complete their KYC verification.