Jammu, Jul 12: J&K Grameen Bank conducted GOI campaign “Gram Swaraj Abhiyaan” at village Choukar (unbanked area) and Ogumana under the Branch Office- Wailu Kralpora and Ogmuna under Regional Office Bandipora.
Micro Finance and Financial Inclusion Department in collaboration of Regional Office Bandipora under the Chairamanship of Janak Raj Angural conducted Govt of India campaign “GRAM SWARAJ ABHIYAAN” in the remote villages of Choukar and Ogumana under Branch Office- Wailu Kralpora and Ogumana.
A K Dogra, Deputy Secretary DFS, was the chief guest on the occasion, who made the people aware about the Gram Swaraj Abhiyaan a GOI programme for covering the poor population in the villages of Districts Baramulla and Kupwara.
He advised all the braches falling in his region to enrol more and more persons under the social security schemes so that the poor and unreachable population may also get the benefits of these schemes.
He also advised the Bank Staff for door to door banking under this campaign so that everyone should get benefit.
LDM Baramulla, Altaf Ahmed Wani, reviewed the Gram Swaraj Abhiyaan an initiative for reaching out to the poor households in villages of Districts Baramulla and Kupwara.
The programme was focused on maximum enrolment of Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana (PMJJBY) and Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY).
He appreciated the efforts of the bank towards social security schemes and applauded that the bank is making extraordinary efforts to make the national programme of social security schemes a big success. He aware the gathering about these schemes and requested them to enrol under these social security schemes.
Vipan Gupta, Senior Manager, Micro Finance and Financial Inclusion Department, JKGB was also present during the occasion, highlighted that Gram Swaraj Abhiyaan Phase 2 started from June 1 to August 15 cand couducted in 187 villages of Regional Office Baramulla and Kupwara.