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CM virtually inaugurates 15 branches of Jana Small Finance Bank

    Gujarat Chief Minster Mr. Vijay Rupanitoday virtually inaugurated 15 branches of Jana Small Finance Bank of Gujarat from Gandhinagar. Self-employed people will be able to contribute in realizing the dream goal set by our Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi of making India a five trillion-dollar economy by getting loan from such banks.

    Mr. Rupani said that bank which gives small amount loans to individuals associated with small business without IT return, mortgage or GST number is the need of the hour. It is necessary that such credit reaches to such small business owners to make the country’s economy a five trillion-dollar economy.

    The Chief Minister suggested that the Jan Small Finance Bank, functioning as the largest bank for such small business owners in the state, to cooperate in the schemes of the state government in providing financial assistance to the common man.

    In this regard, CM expressed his expectation of the bank’s cooperation in providing financial assistance to women’s groups under the MukhyamantriMahilaUtkarshYojana.

    Mr. Rupani further added that, 2.5 lakh people of the state have got credit of Rs. 2500 croreunder Atmanirbhar Gujarat Yojana. Applicants have got a loans of Rs. 1 lakh at 2% interest and Rs. 2.5 lakh at 4% interest.The state government has given 6% and 4% interest subsidy respectively.

    In this context CM further added that state’s co-operative banks have also come out as big banks of such small business owners and have provided loans to the people. Jana Small Finance Bank will prove to be the bank of such small people.

    The CM congratulated and wished the officials of Jan Small Finance Bank on behalf of the people of the state.

    Additional Chief Secretary to the Chief Minister Mr. M. K. Das, MD of Jana Small Finance Bank Mr. Ajay Kanwal and zonal head Mr. Gaurav Jethwa joined on the occasion of e-inauguration of  Bhavnagar, Bharuch, Ghatlodia, Modasa, Varachha, Bhuj, Mehsana, Valsad, Godhra, Himmatnagar, Junagadh, Rajkot, Kalol, Narol and Patan branch of Jana Small Finance Bank

    Source: Information Department, Gujarat