Jan Dhan Bank accounts to reaches all time highest deposit of Rupee 1 Lakh Crore
Accounts under the Jan Dhan Scheme is set to cross the huge landmark of 1 Lac Crore in the coming week or two. Data given by the government ensures that collative balance has reached Rs 97,655 Crore on April 3rd under the name of Modi Government.
On 27th march 96,107.35 Crore was the total deposit. Jan Dhan Bank has successfully able to issue more than 27.89 Crore Rupay Debit Cards
Pradhan Manrti Jan Dhan Yojana was formed in August 28,2014 by Modi Government. More than half the Jan Dhan account holders are female, on the other hand rural and semi-urban area covers the 59% of accounts.
This increase can be easily seen due to rapid changes in the policies such as the enhancement of accidental insurance cover from 1 Lac in 2018 to 2 Lac at present.
The government has introduced this scheme specifically for lower sections and low-income groups thus making banking scheme such as access to need-based credit, pension and insurance facility easily available.