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Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana


Boosting demand with cheap credit to consumers is not a good idea

May 23, 2020 9:27 am

We examine the demand vs supply debate drawing on basic economics and vast empirical evidence from around the world.

Bank transfer of 2nd installment of Rs. 500 to women Jan Dhan a/c holders from Monday: Fin Min

May 02, 2020 2:50 pm

The transfer has been staggered over a period of five days to avoid rush at the bank branches. This will help in ensuring social distancing and avoid overcrowding in banks, said Financial Services Secretary Debasish Panda said in a tweet on Saturday.

Deposits in Jan Dhan accounts inching towards Rs 1 lakh crore mark, suggests govt data

April 21, 2019 5:19 pm

The total balance in the Jan Dhan accounts, which has been steadily rising, was at Rs 97,665.66 crore as on April 3, as per the latest government data.

Chandigarh City bags PM Award for excellence in UT category

April 22, 2016 3:56 am

Under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna (PMJDY), Chandigarh was conferred with an award for exemplary work showcased by the Union Territory.

CID to probe reports of fake Jan Dhan Yojana appointments

May 17, 2015 1:53 am

Till the end of last month, about 52 lakh new bank accounts were opened in Odisha under PMJDY.

Jan-Dhan accounts get overdraft facility

February 14, 2015 1:26 am

The loan amount would be either four times the average monthly balance or 50 per cent of credit summations in six months.

Pravasi Divas to showcase Modi plans, Mahatma ideals

January 07, 2015 1:50 am

The annual Pravasi Bharatiya Divas began in 2003 to celebrate the return of Gandhi to India.

Life insurance cover under Jan Dhan comes with riders

December 14, 2014 1:49 am

Limited benefits: One account holder per family can avail health cover

BJP-ruled states slow in linking Jan Dhan with Aadhaar

November 19, 2014 9:49 am

Among the large states which accounted for over 10 lakh Jan Dhan accounts as on November 12, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh top the list.

Three-fourths of Jan-Dhan accounts hold zero deposits

November 07, 2014 12:48 am

At the time banks had been given a target of opening 7.5 crore accounts under the scheme.