11462 beneficiaries covered under DCP

BANDIPORA: Under District Credit Plan (DCP), loans to the tune of Rs. 167.85 lakh has been advanced to 11462 beneficiaries under agriculture sector in the district to set up their business establishments.
The department of Agriculture had sponsored 13883 cases to various banks while as the banks had directly taken 3916 cases in the district. Against the total 17799 cases, 11611 cases were sanctioned and subsequently 11462 unemployed youth were covered under the credit plan. As many as 4736 cases were rejected whiles 997 cases stand pending with various banks for want of sanction under the agriculture sector in the district. This was disclosed during a review meeting of concerned officers during DCP meeting at of Bandipora Chief Agriculture Officer Bandipora also attended the meeting.