33431 income-generating units established under District Credit Action Plan 2018 – 2019
District Development Commissioner Anantnag, Mr. Khalid Jahangir today reviewed the performance of banks and Line Departments for the 3rd quarter ending December -2018 under District Credit Action Plan – 2018-19 in District Level Review-Cum-Consultative Committee (DLRC) meeting held at Dak Bungalow Khanabal, Anantnag.
The meeting reviewed the progress achieved in various sectors like agriculture, micro and small enterprises, education housing, priority sector and other non-priority sectors.
The meeting was informed that the total deposits in the district have reached to Rs 466576 lakh, while the total advances under various schemes have touched to Rs 360779 lakh by end of December 2018.
“A total credit target of Rs.1833.81 crore has been fixed for the district under Credit Action Plan 2018-19.
LDM (Lead District Manager), Anantnag Ali Mohammad Lone informed the meeting that against a credit target of Rs 1491.08 crore an advancement of Rs 902.48 crore have been made by various banks under agriculture and allied sectors, while as against credit target of Rs.382.83 crore, an advancement of Rs 527.03 crore have been released under non priority sector. It was also given out that 33431 income-generating units have been established in the district under priority sector with a credit of Rs.902.48 crore up to the end of December 2018.
“Similarly, under KCC Scheme against a target of 80525 Form Operating Families out of which 68010 FOF have been provided loans amounting to Rs. 1328.70 crore. Loans amounting to Rs.1297.13 crore stand disbursed till the end of December 2018.
Director RSETI informed the meeting that 13 training programmes were conducted by RSETI, Bijbehara in which 343 candidates were imparted skill development training. Out of which 218 candidates stand settled which include self-finance of 06 candidates and bank financing of 324 candidates up to the end of 3rd quarter ending December 2018 of the current financial year.
“With respect to linking of Aadhaar numbers with the banking accounts for availing benefits under different schemes, all the bankers have been directed to establish Aadhaar linkage centres for enrolment,” read the handout.
The DDC instructed all the officers and bankers to work in synergy so that tangible improvements are witnessed at the ground level. He also called for organising of awareness camps and also stressed for conducting FLCCs in coordination with line departments.
The DDC also stressed on agree processing units in Agriculture & Allied Sectors particularly in Animal, Sheep Husbandry & Fisheries for district administration will provide every possible support. Focusing on traditional trades in handicrafts, handlooms the DDC directed the concerned officers to establish the unit on cluster level.
He also directed the bankers to disburse the sanctioned cases within a weeks’ time so that beneficiaries can setup their units in different sectors. He also emphasized on bankers to come up with the proposal within two days for establishing a cashless block in the district.
The line departments including handicrafts, handlooms, animal/sheep husbandry, agriculture and horticulture were directed to tie up with the Lead Bank Manager in order to focus on sponsoring and sanctioning of cases of the youth in these sectors, it added.
The meeting was also attended by ADC, Anantnag, Joint Director Planning, District Officers from Line Departments including Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Sheep, KVIB, Industries, DUDA, NURLM, JKEDI, Handicrafts, Handlooms & other officers, Deputy General Manager NABARD, Director RSETI, Cluster heads of J&K Bank, Anantnag, Representatives of SBI, PNB, YES Bank, Axis Bank, HDFC Bank, Canara Bank & EDBI.