PM Kisan Samman Nidhi KYC Process: Offline & Online

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By Aapt Dubey

PM Kisan Samman Nidhi KYC Process

The PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Scheme was designed to help farmers in India, and practically all farmers are registered. PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana has experienced a substantial revision in 2021.

Only eligible farmers who have completed the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi KYC will get the next payment. Until a farmer completes the farmer, he won’t get any financial assistance from the Indian government.

So, let’s learn about the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi KYC process; both offline & online to make sure you get the next payment.

What Is PM Kisan Samman Nidhi KYC?

PM Kisan Samman Nidhi KYC


On February 24th, 2019, PM Narendra Modi unveiled the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana. As part of this program, the government provides three instalments of Rs 6,000 in aid to small farmers each year.

Beneficiaries of PM Kisan are required to furnish their Aadhaar card number to complete the PM Kisan KYC update process. Farmers won’t receive payments unless they complete e-KYC.


  • PM Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme is a yojana from the Central Sector with 100% funding from the Indian Government.
  • This scheme has become active from December 1, 2018.
  • For the yojana, the definition of family is husband, wife and children (minor).
  • Under the yojana an income backup of 6,000/- manually in 3 equal instalments to all farmer families who own a land.
  • The financial help will be transferred directly to the beneficiary’s bank accounts.
  • UT administration and State Government will identify the farmers who are eligible to get support as per the guidelines of the scheme.
  • There are many Exclusion Categories as well for the yojana.

Benefits of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana

  • In this scheme, eligible farmers get INR 6000 transferred to their bank accounts
  • PM Modi is supporting many farmers through this Scheme
  • Except for West Bengal, farmers from every state in India get this scheme’s benefits
  • Farmers receive cash only as soon as they register for the scheme online
  • Farmers can even buy food items and seeds for their cultivation using the money from PM Kisan Yojana.

Documents Needed For The PM KISAN eKYC:

For PM Kisan Gov in eKYC, you need the following. For more details, you can check pm kisan nic. in

  • A valid Aadhar card for PM Kisan Aadhaar link
  • A contact number (must be linked to the Aadhar card)
  • Bank Account details

Eligibility Criteria For PM Kisan Scheme

The farmer’s family income shouldn’t be more than INR 6,00,000/- per year and the farmer’s family members shouldn’t be Government Job holders. In case any of the farmer’s family members holds any Govt Job then the farmer isn’t eligible for this PM Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme. Moreover, the farmer must have a valid Aadhar card and an operative bank account. For more information, you can visit

The Method To Get OTP-Based PM Kisan e-KYC

By going to PM Kisan’s official website,, you can perform OTP-based e-KYC on your own. Alternatively, you can finish the e-KYC process by going to your local CSC centre whenever it’s convenient for you.

OTP-Based Online e-KYC Process:

Here is a step-by-step guide to complete your OTP-based online e-KYC process

  • Visit the official site of the PM Kisan scheme at
  • Find the option PM Kisan e-KYC on the website’s right side under the ‘Farmers Corner
  • Click on the e-KYC option
  • Here, a new window will open
  • Enter your Aadhaar card number here
  • Click on ‘Search’.
  • After which a 4-digit OTP will be generated and sent to your registered contact number
  • Now, enter the OTP in the given space
  • Click on the ‘Submit’ option
  • When you click on the Submit option, the procedure of e-KYC will be done.

If the information given by you isn’t valid, then the PM Kisan Yojana eKYC won’t be complete and you won’t get financial help from the Indian Government. Those who already have completed their eKYC for the PM Kisan Yojana will receive a message that PM Kisan eKYC is completed already.

Step-By-Step Guide For Face-Authentication On Mobile

For PM Kisan’s face authentication on mobile, you can follow the below-mentioned step-by-step guide:

Step 1:

First, go to the Google Play Store and download the PM Kisan app from there

Step 2:

You will here find the no-user status module on the PM Kisan mobile app.

Step 3:

Finally, use the feature called face authentication to complete your PM Kisan scheme e-KYC.

Offline Biometric-Based PM Kisan eKYC Via CSC Center

Check these below-mentioned step-by-step guides to complete the PM Kisan eKYC via the Common Service Centres centre. Visit the closest Common Service Center to finish the offline PM Kisan eKYC. Click here to find the CSC in your area. When you visit the CSC, don’t forget to bring your Aadhaar details and registered contact number.

Go to the nearest Common Service Center you can find

To update your PM Kisan e-KYC online, ask the person in question

Give them the necessary details, such as the Aadhar card’s current details

They will complete the necessary information and submit it on the Internet

The system will then confirm the Aadhar information as well as other data

PM Kisan E-KYC will be completed after the details have been confirmed by the farmers

How to Update Your PM Kisan eKYC?

  • Select ‘PM Kisan eKYC’ from a given drop-down button under the area ‘Farmers Corner’ on the screen’s right side on the official portal
  • Then, fill out the form ‘Aadhar OTP e-KYC’,
  • After that, enter the Aadhaar card details, and then click on the ‘Search’ option
  • As soon as you submit your Aadhaar-linked contact number, you’ll get a 4-digit OTP via text message on the registered mobile number you previously provided during the form filling.
  • Your PM Kisan KYC will be then updated successfully after you correctly submit your 4-digit OTP in the given space

How to Use The PM Kisan Mobile App?

The new mobile app is usable by the farmers and may be downloaded the mobile app from the Google Play Store. This PM Kisan mobile app will even give farmers crucial details on the strategy and also PM-KISAN accounts.

Furthermore, by using the “No User Status Module”, one can easily find out the land seeding status, Aadhaar number and bank A/C link, and e-KYC.

The Agriculture Ministry of India has even instructed CSC (Common Services Center) to easily coordinate village-level PM Kisan e-KYC campaigns with the help of states/UTs as well as India Post Payment Bank (in short IPPB) to set up Aadhaar-linked savings accounts for recipients at their doorstep.

How To Check The Status Of PM Kisan eKYC Online

According to the government, farmers who have signed up for the PM KISAN Scheme must now hold an updated e-KYC card. To know whether your e-KYC card is updated or not, adhere to the following steps. These steps will help you know about your PM Kisan eKYC status.

  • On the official site, you may know further about your PM Kisan status
  • The Farmers Corner button is on the screen’s right side
  • Go to the Farmer Corner
  • Go to the eKYC option to learn whether your KYC is updated with your valid Aadhar number and a valid mobile number or not


The PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana is indeed a very helpful scheme for farmers in India. However, to make sure you get the benefits of the scheme, you need to update your eKYC on time. Otherwise, you won’t get the benefits.

Hopefully, our post helped you understand the method to update your eKYC for the PM Kisan Yojana!