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Jan Dhan Yojna a game-changer, serving as basis for a lot of poverty alleviation: PM Modi over 6 years of PMJDY completion | Economic system Information

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New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed happiness over the profitable completion of 6 Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) – Nationwide Mission for Monetary Inclusion. He additionally applauded all those that have labored tirelessly to make PM-JDY a hit.

The Prime Minister mentioned, “Right this moment, six years in the past, the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana was launched with an bold intention of banking the unbanked. This initiative has been a game-changer, serving as the inspiration for a lot of poverty alleviation initiatives, benefitting crores of individuals.

Because of the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana, the way forward for a number of households has change into safe. A excessive proportion of beneficiaries are from rural areas and are ladies. I additionally applaud all those that have labored tirelessly to make PM-JDY a hit.”

He tweeted:

PMJDY was introduced by Prime Minister Modi in his Independence Day tackle on 15th August 2014. PMJDY is Nationwide Mission for Monetary Inclusion to make sure entry to monetary companies, particularly, Banking/ Financial savings & Deposit Accounts, Remittance, Credit score, Insurance coverage, Pension in an inexpensive method.

The Finance Ministry mentioned that as on August 19 2020, the variety of whole PMJDY accounts stand at 40.35 crore. Rural PMJDY accounts stand at 63.6 % whereas ladies PMJDY accounts stand at 55.2 %. Throughout first yr of scheme 17.90 crore PMJDY accounts have been opened.

 



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