The Karnataka Vikas Grameen Banks (KVGB) has come up with ‘Bank Sakhi’ innovative scheme for employing women in villages to promote and improve the cashless transactions in rural areas.The Bank Chairman S. Ravindran revealed that the bank would appoint women business correspondents called ‘Bank Sakhi’ in select villages where this scheme would be implemented.
In order to start this, the bank had hired 11 ‘Bank Sakhi’ and had plans to appoint a minimum of 50 such women in different districts.The ‘Bank Sakhi’ will provide a range of financial services on behalf of the bank to her community.
So, let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. Name the scheme, which has been launched by Karnataka Vikas Grameen Bank for employing women in villages to promote and improve the cashless transactions in rural areas?
Ans1. Bank Sakhi Scheme
Source-The Indian Express