LATEST ACTIVITIES IN DISTRICT
DLRC meeting held at Reasi (14 Oct 2014)
A meeting of District Level Review Committee (DLRC) to review the performance of banks for the quarter ending June 2014 was held under the chairmanship of District Development Commissioner Reasi Shabir Ahmad Bhat today here at Reasi.
The meeting had a detailed and threadbare discussion on the progress achieved in sponsoring the cases by various departments like Agriculture, KVIB, KVIC, Employment, Industries, Animal/ Sheep Husbandry, ST /SC corporation under various schemes.
LDM Reasi Sanjeev Bhardwaj informed the meeting that the deposits and advances of banks as on ending June 2014 stood at 140009 lacs and 38015 lacs respectively, thus achieving CD ratio of 27.15% and against the bench mark of 40% under priority sector advances, the banks have achieved 60.63% advances. The advances to weaker section and women beneficiary are 13% and 6.50% respectively against national target of 10% added LDM.
DDC instructed the banks to make all efforts regarding credit flow to the women beneficiaries so that they can have independent source of income. He also emphasized upon all the banks and government departments to work in coordination to achieve the targets under the current annual credit plan. He directed all the banks to adopt multi-pronged holistic approach to make their outreach possible in the far-flung villages which are mostly unbanked. They should endeavor to deepen the penetration of financial inclusion and expand the coverage of financial services to all sections of society particularly to those at the bottom most of the economic pyramid.
While reviewing the status of KCC, DDC was informed that 616 KCC has been issued till June 2014. DDC urged the banks to complete 100% coverage of KCC's. He also emphasized on the banks to expedite cases of various schemes so as to achieve the target allocated. Under the Jan Dhan Yojna he desired that all accounts should be opened on priority basis.
Among others the meeting was attended by CPO Reasi G. L Sharma, P.O DRDA Dr Jagdish Mehra, GM DIC Krishan Lal, CAHO K L Gupta, CHO Susheel k Angurana, DDM NABARD Arshi Sharma, Cluster Head JK Bank Vibhakar Khajuria, AGM RBI, various district officers and representatives from all banks.