krishi-udan-scheme

Objective: It is to be implemented by the Aviation Ministry, for transporting agricultural products of farmers.

About the scheme:

  • To assist farmers in transporting agricultural products so that it improves their “value realisation”.
  • “Krishi Udan is launched on both international and national routes.
  • Under the scheme, financial incentives in terms of concessions from the Centre, state governments and airport operators are extended to selected airlines to encourage operations from unserved and underserved airports, and keep airfares affordable.