Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley inaugurated the 36th NABARD Foundation Day and Silver Jubilee of SHG Bank Linkage Programme, in New Delhi.
Self Help Group Bank Linkage Programme (SHG BLP) is a pioneering initiative of Financial Inclusion by NABARD. The pilot stage of this programme was started in year 1992.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- Harsh Kumar Bhanwala is the Chairman of NABARD.
- National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development is the full form of NABARD.
- NABARD came into existence on 12 July 1982.
Source- The Hindu Business Line