Insurance coverage

Calling farmers for crop insurance coverage under PMFBY

The Department of Horticulture has announced the revamped Karnataka Raitha Suraksha Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (KRS-PMFBY) calendar for the 2022-23 monsoon. The amount of insurance per hectare for tomato is Rs. 5,900, potato is Rs. 3,500, cabbage is Rs. 3,150 and turmeric is Rs. 6,650. to avail the insurance amount for tomato, potato and cabbage crops is before July 15, while for turmeric crop July 31. Farmers must register online at

Farmers can visit Department of Agriculture or Department of Horticulture or Department of Revenue as well as banks for insurance information. For more details call ICICI Lamburd Insurance Company on Mob: 83108-44203 and Horticulture Department Senior Assistant Directors of Mysuru Zilla Panchayat (Ph: 0821-2430450 or Mob: 99011-99997); T. Narasipur ZP (Tel: 0822-5260086 or Mob: 99861-36586); KR Nagar ZP (Tel: 0822-3262791 or Mob: 98443-58044); Nanjangud ZP (Tel: 08221-226151 or Mob: 78991-30113); Hunsur ZP (Tel: 08722-2252447 or Mob: 99643-16665); HD Kote ZP (Tel: 08228-255261 or Mob. 99002-27393); Periyapatna ZP (Ph:08223-273535), according to a press release.