Prime Minister Narendra Modi after directed for covert of Kisan Credit Card to RuPay cards now Odisha govt decided for convert Kisan Credit Card to RuPay cards. As per the information Odisha govt going to issue 11.40 lakh RuPay cards to farmers from March month 2017. Odisha Cooperation Minister Damodar Rout said to media that the implementation of issuing RuPay cards will help odisha farmers to get benefits using the RuPay scheme. Also Odisha State Cooperative Bank Managing Director said to media that the new Kisan RuPay cards are newly designed with the card have a micro chip that have storing the card holder detail information.
He is also said that he is taking all types of necessary steps for for adding POS machines at 708 samitis then farmers can easily withdraw money using this new Kisan Rupay card. Also he is said using the Kisan Rupay card can withdraw money from ATM of private and centralized banks. As per the information in Odisha state banks are distributed fourty four lakh and nine lakh Kisan Cards but it will now going to convert to Rupay cards. Also after farmers get this RuPay cards will get much financial help for their daily use.