The Government of Telangana hereby notify the Crops and Areas (District wise) during Kharif 2018 to implement the “Village as Insurance Unit ” for one major crop of the District and other crops are covered under Mandal Insurance Unit scheme during Kharif 2018 season under Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bhima Yojana (PMFBY) in(30)Districts of the State. The main features/Operational modalities of the Scheme vide Annexures I to VIII, Statements 1-30 and Proforma A&B are Appended to this order. The details of the District wise Crops covered under Village as Insurance Unit under PMFBY scheme selected for notification are as follows:
As per the provision of PMFBY the Telangana State is divided into (6) clusters based on Risk Profile as under PMFBY and each cluster is allotted to Empanelled General Insurance Companies as implementing Agency in each cluster as follows:
|Cluster||Districts||Name of the implementing Agency|
|I||Adilabad, Mancherial, Komarambheem
(Asifabad) , Jayshanker (Bhupalapalli) Siddipet
|National insurance Company ltd.|
|II||Nirmal, Nizamabad, Kamareddy, Yadadri, Rangareddy||National insurance Company ltd.|
|III||Peddapalli, Karimnagar, Jagityal, Siricilla,
|Tata AIG General Insurance Company Ltd|
|IV||Khammam, Nalgonda, Suryapet, Sangareddy, Medak.||Agriculture insurance company of India Ltd.|
|V||Bhadradri, Warangal (U ), Warangal (R), Wanaparthy, Nagarkurnool||Agriculture insurance company of India Ltd.|
|VI||Medchal, Mahabubnagar, Jogulamba, Vikarabad, Mahabubabad||National insurance Company ltd.|
Further, settlement of the claims “As per the PMFBY Guidelines and administrative approval of Government of India for Kharif 2018 with the condition that, the indemnity claims will be settled on the basis of yield data furnished by the state government based on requisite number of crop cutting experiments (CCEs) under General Crop Estimation Survey (GCES) conducted and not any other basis like Annavari / paisawari certificate / Declaration of drought / flood, Gazette Notification etc. by any other Department / Authority.
However claims for prevented sowing will be based on area sown and claims for localized risks and post harvest losses will be assessed by Insurance surveyors for each effected farmer. For their purpose the Joint Committee comprising of loss surveyors, Representative of implementing agency and State Government officials of concerned departments will be formed to supervise the claim assessment process.