MoS Sarang holds meet of Distt Co-op Banks chairmen

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 08 Jul 2018 10:54:07


Staff Reporter,

Minister of State for Co-operatives (Independent Charge) Vishwas Sarang held meeting of District Co-operative Banks Chairmen and Vice-Chairmen at Apex Bank auditorium on Saturday.

Minister Sarang addressing the Chairmen and Vice- Chairmen said that Co-operative Department through samitis is making arrangement of providing Kisan Credit Cards to the farmers at their door step and in next 15 days KCC cards will be distributed to the farmers.

MoS Sarang said that so far around 6,50,000 Kisan Credit Cards have been distributed to the farmers by District Co-operative Central Banks. He said that Co-operative banks are getting feedback about transaction made by farmers through Rupee card. Sarang said it is a good initiative as the co-operative banks are being made capable.

Sarang also said that there should be effective working image of banks among the public. Sarang said that Co-operative Department officials and employees are being trained under Skill India Project through National Skill Development Corporation. Apex Bank Administrator Ramakant Bhargava highlighted about the Mukhyamantri Rin Samadhan Yojana and other programmes run by banks. Cooperative Principal Secretary KC Gupta said that the received suggestions should be implemented.