The present investigation was undertaken in Deoghar block of Deoghar district in Jharkhand. Purposive sampling was followed for the selection of one hundred and twenty respondents, dividing them into two groups beneficiaries who were availing the benefits of the Kisan Credit Card Scheme and non-beneficiaries who were not availing any benefits of KCC Scheme. Pre-structured interview schedule was used to collect the data, collected data were tabulated and analysed with suitable statistics to draw conclusion. The study inferred that 65 per cent of beneficiaries had medium level of knowledge about the Kisan Credit Card Scheme followed by 20 per cent who had high level and 15 per cent had low level of knowledge. It was also noted that 45 per cent of non-beneficiaries had low knowledge about the Kisan Credit Card Scheme followed by 43.33 per cent who had medium and 11.66 per cent had high level of knowledge.
Kisan Credit Card Scheme, Beneficiaries, Non-beneficiaries, Knowledge , Purposive sampling, Interview schedule.
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Roshni Ritu Murmu, Dipak Kumar Bose, Jahanara. (2021) Knowledge of the beneficiaries and non-beneficiaries about Kisan Credit Card Scheme in Deoghar Block of Deoghar District, Jharkhand. International Journal of Agricultural Science, 6, 101-105
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