SRINAGAR: J&K Bank participated in the review meeting of programme ‘UMEED’ launched under National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) Scheme by Ministry of Rural Development, India Government.
The meeting was presided over by the Secretary, Department of Rural Development (GoI), LC Goyal (IAS) in presence of Joint Secretary NRLM Vijay Kumar (IAS), Mission Director “UMEED” Farooq Ahmad Peer and ADDC Ganderbal Mujeeb-ur-Rehman were also present on the occasion.
On this occasion J&K Bank distributed sanction letters worth Rs 30.00 lakh to 60 SHGs formed under UMEED in the Block Laar. The bank’s Cluster Head, Ganderbal Abdul Hamid Khan along with other dignitaries distributed the sanction letters among the beneficiaries.
Speaking on the occasion, LC Goyal appreciated the role of J&K Bank in providing banking support to these SHGs. The bank’s Cluster Head hailed the UMEED scheme and assured the audience of hassle-free credit facilities to identified SHGs from the bank.
BDO Laar Aziz Ahmad, Lead District Manager Faizullah Qureshi, State Representative for NRLM, M.O.R.D (GoI) Dr Yogita Rana, Director EDI Dr MI Parray and other officers of the bank were also present at the review meet.
The meeting was held at Community Centre, Block Laar, Ganderbal.