DDC Ramban chairs DLRC, RSETI meet

Stresses on making students aware about educational loans well in time

RAMBAN: To review the achievements of banking sector in deposits and advances, District Development Commissioner (DDC) Ramban, Tariq Hussain Ganai Wednesday chaired District Level Review Committee (DLRC) meeting.
The meeting was attended by, ACR, Vevaik Puri, CPO, Uttam Singh, Representative RBI, S P Soni, Lead District Manager, M.K Pandita, Director RSETI R.K Sharma, GM DIC, ADs, CAO, CHO and others bankers and officers of line department.
According to an official press note issued here, an amount of 1111.83 crore has been recorded in the deposit and 324.01 crore in the advance sector and the CD Ratio of district has been decreased by 2.31% and stand on 29.14% up to March 2017, regarding which the commissioner expressed his displeasure.
In the meeting, discussion on the centrally sponsored schemes under which loans are provided to the beneficiaries for operating income generating units was held. Officials in the meeting elucidated that many cases have been kept pending by various bank branches.
The commissioner directed the bankers to provide loans under MUDHRA, Atal Pension Yojna, and other financial assistance schemes to people for establishing their business units. He directed CAO (Chief Agricultural Officer) to ensure proper implementation of Pardhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana for providing financial security to farmers.
“Produce comparative statement in next meeting for closely monitoring achievements in all respects of banking sector,” Ganai directed the bankers. He also directed sponsoring agencies to “follow the status of cases in coordination with borrowers and submit a detailed report of pending cases”.
He also urged the bankers to undertake corporate social responsibility, especially in education, agriculture, horticulture and entrepreneur sectors.
In order to enable students seek admission in various professional courses in or outside the state, Lead District Manager Ramban stressed on making them aware about the educational loans well in time.
Meanwhile, a meeting to review the functioning of Rural Self Employment Training Institute (RSETI) at Ramban was also held wherein suggestions from different departments for opening new small scale units were welcomed. ACR (Assistant Commissioner Revenue) was directed to give the possession of identified land for construction of RSETI building at Ramsoo.