RAMBAN, AUG 8: District Development Commissioner (DDC) Ramban Showkat Aijaz Bhat chaired District Level Review Committee (DLRC) meeting of officers of Banking and Civil Departments to discuss the achievements of banking sector in deposits and advances at conference hall today besides confirming the minutes of last meeting formulated by the Lead Bank Ramban.
The meeting was attended by representative of RBI, Vikram Dhanda, Lead District Manager, MK Pandita, Director RSETI RK Sharma, DGM-NABARD, Arushi Sharma, CAO, GM DIC, ADs, DSHO, and other bankers and officers of Line Department.
DDC fixed the target of 200 for all the bank branches functioning in district for credit linkage of Self Help Groups. He also directed the officer of NABARD, Agriculture Department and bankers to formulate a scheme for developing vegetable, anardana and beyidana in the district.
During the meeting threadbare discussion was held on the centrally sponsored schemes under which loans are provided to the beneficiaries for operating income generating units. The Chairman expressed extreme displeasure over low progress of banks in achieving targets of CD ratio and poor performance in credits in agriculture sector, SME segment and other priority sectors.
He directed all the banks to take effective measures for ensuing small loans especially in Agriculture, Education and employment sector so that majority of the population would be facilitated under various schemes besides providing KCC to the farmers.
DDC directed the bankers to provide loans under MUDHRA, Atal Pension Yojna besides effectively implementing PMJDY, PMJJY, PMSBY,PMAPY and other financial assistance schemes to people for establishing their business units.