By Com. Devidas Tuljapurkar, General Secretary, Maharashtra State Bank Employees Federation
Government has furnished the following information about Jan Dhan accounts in Lok Sabha:
- Total Jan Dhan Accounts: 44.58 crore
- Public Sector Banks: 12 in number; No. of Jan Dhan Accounts – 43.26 crore, 97.05% of total
- Private Sector Banks: 14 in number; No. of Jan Dhan Accounts – 1.32 crore, 2.95%. of total
See who serves the common man.
Jan Dhan is the flagship program of this government through which all social sector schemes are being implemented.
If tomorrow those banks are privatized, who will serve common man?