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Kisan Rin Portal

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Source: Business Standard

 Context: The Indian government has launched the “Kisan Rin Portal” as part of the Kisan Credit Card (KCC) scheme to revolutionize the agriculture sector.

  • Additionally, the government launched the Weather Information Network Data Systems (WINDS) portal and initiated a door-to-door KCC campaign.


About Kisan Rin Portal:

  • The Kisan Rin digital platform will offer a comprehensive view of farmer data, scheme utilization progress, loan disbursement specifics, and interest subvention claims, enhancing integration with banks for more efficient agriculture credit.


About Weather Information Network Data Systems (WINDS) portal:

  • WINDS leverages advanced weather data analytics to provide stakeholders with actionable insights for informed weather-related decisions in agriculture. The portal includes a comprehensive manual for stakeholders to understand its functionalities, data interpretations, and effective utilization.