PM Kisan Samman Nidhi: How to Link Aadhaar and Edit Aadhaar Details

The central program of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana provides financial support to land-owning farmers in India. Beneficiary farmers receive an amount of Rs 6,000 each year which is credited in three installments to their bank accounts.

According to the official website, eKYC is essential for PM KISAN registered farmers. A user can visit the website and tap on the eKYC options in the Farmer Corner for Aadhaar-based OTP authentication as well as biometric authentication to contact the nearest CSC centers. Farmers eligible for this scheme are required to link their Aadhaar to their respective accounts to avail the benefits.

PM Kisan Samman Nidhi: Steps to Link Aadhaar

Step 1: Go to the official website by clicking on the link

2nd step: Next, click on the ‘Farmer Corner’ option on its homepage.

Step 3: Choose the “Edit Aadhaar Failure Records” option.

Step 4: The page will also have options like Aadhaar Card Number, Mobile Number, Bank Account Number, Farmer Number.

Step 5: Tap on the Aadhaar number.

Step 6: Now fill in all the required details and click on the “Update” option.

How to Upgrade eKYC with PM Kisan to Enjoy the Benefits

Step 1: Visit PM Kisan’s official website,

2nd step: Tap on the eKYC option present on the right side of the page.

Step 3: Provide Aadhaar card number and give captcha code by selecting search button

Step 4: Now enter mobile number with Aadhaar card

Step 5: Click on the ‘Get OTP’ option and enter the OTP in the specified file available.

Finally, your Aadhaar will be linked and updated. If the entered OTP contains errors, it can be visited by CSC centers to update the biometric data.

Here are the steps to verify the beneficiary status of PM Kisan:

Step 1: Log in to official website

2nd step: Tap on the ‘beneficiary status’ option.

Step 3: Choose Aadhaar number providing account number or mobile number.

Step 4: Now tap on the “Get Data” option and the data will be visible to the recipients.

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Harry D. Gonzalez