Kisan Suvidha Mobile App Has Been Launched by PM Narendra Modi


Kisan Suvidha mobile application has been launched by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi for farmers to provide agricultural related basic information quickly. Kisan Suvidha is a compilation mobile app that will provide basic information on subjects viz.

  • Market prices
  • Seeds
  • Fertilizers
  • Pesticides
  • Weather
  • Agriculture machinery

Key Features:

The app has a simple interface, user friendly access and the information is available in Hindi and English both the language.

It will provide information on five critical factors:

  • Weather
  • Market price
  • Input dealers
  • Plant protection
  • Expert advisories

A farmer has to register the mobile number, choose a language and have to enter details of the state, district and block or sub-district to use this app.

Weather section:

  • This section provides information of stickiness, temperature, wind and rainfall for the current day and the forecast for the next five days.
  • The extreme weather alerts like hailstorms or unseasonal rains will also available.

Market price section:

  • It will provide information for latest price of all crops traded in a registered agriculture market or mandi of the particular district.

Plant protection section:

  • It will provide pest, weed and disease-related information as well as management practices for each stage of crop development from nursery to harvesting.

Agro advisory section:

  • It will offer messages for farmers from district agriculture officials and state universities in their local language.

Kisan call centre:

  • Though this app the farmer will directly connect with the Kisan call centre where technical graduates answer their queries.

- Published/Last Modified on: March 22, 2016