PM Modi will distribute the Krishi Karman awards on January 2

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi It will distribute praise prizes to the states at a public meeting on Thursday.

A PMO statement said it will also deliver the Krishi Karman Awards from the Minister of Agriculture to progressive farmers.

The event will also see the launch of the third installment of (Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi) of Rs 2000 for December 2019-March 2020. It will benefit some six million beneficiaries. The Prime Minister will deliver Certificates to the beneficiaries of Prime Minister Kisan from eight states and union territories.

He will also hand over the keys of the deep-sea fishing vessels and transponders of fishing vessels to select Tamil Nadu farmers.

Modi will also distribute Kisan Credit Cards (KCC) to select Karnataka farmers and visit an on-site exhibition and address the meeting.