Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
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Integration of E-MANDIS into E-NAM Platform

Posted On: 04 FEB 2022 5:13PM by PIB Delhi

 

Since 31st March 2018, 415 new mandis have been integrated on National Agriculture Market (e-NAM) platform. As on 31st December 2021, 1000 mandis of 18 States and 03 Union Territories have been integrated with e-NAM platform. More than 1.72 Crore farmers and 2 lakh traders have registered themselves on e-NAM platform.

Government provides following support under e-NAM scheme:

  1. e-NAM software is provided to States / UTs free of cost.
  2. Department gives grant as one-time fixed cost to the States / UTs up to Rs. 75.00 lakh per mandi, for purchase of hardware, internet connection, assaying equipment and related infrastructure including cleaning, grading and packaging facilities and Bio-compost unit, to make the mandi ready for integration with e-NAM platform.
  3. A trained staff (Mandi Analyst) is deputed at each mandi, for an initial period of one year to provide day to day hand holding support to stakeholders and train other mandi staff.
  4. Helpdesk support: A toll free No. (1800-2700-224) and email support (enam.helpdesk[at]gmail[dot]com) is available to enable stakeholders to raise their query.
  5. Online tutorials are available on www.enam.gov.in

 

  1. Regular training of stakeholders (Farmers, Traders, FPOs, Mandi staff etc) are conducted to   create awareness and handholding regarding e-NAM portal.
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As per the Union Budget Announcement 2020-21, additional 1000 mandis to be integrated with e-NAM platform. The total budgetary outlay for integration of 1000 e-NAM Mandis since inception is Rs. 1171.93 Cr. Total 1000 mandis of 401 districts are utilizing e-NAM platform across 18 States & 3 UTs. In Karnataka, Kalaburagi district has 2 mandis integrated to e-NAM platform, namely Kalaburagi & Chhincholi.

 

This information was given by Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Shri Narendra Singh Tomar in a written reply in Rajya Sabha today.

 

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