DDC Shopian chairs DLRC/ DCC meeting


SHOPIAN: The District Development Commissioner (DDC) Shopian, Sachin Kumar Vaishya today chaired a meeting of District Level Review Committee/ District Consultative Committee (DLRC/DCC) convened by Lead District Manager Shopian.

While reviewing the performance of Banks and Government departments under various schemes, the DDC directed for speedy disposal of government sponsored cases. He advised all the banks and the sponsoring agencies to work in coordination and cohesion to achieve the goals and targets for development progress and eradication of unemployment.

Earlier, while welcoming all the heads of line departments, District Coordinators of various Banks of the district, Lead District Manager presented the performance of all banks and line departments of the district for the quarter that ended as on 30th June 2021.

Lead Bank Manager informed the house that the deposits of the district remained at Rs.1260.12 Crores as compared to Rs.1182.95 Crores as on 30th June, 2020.Under priority sector advances of the district against the target of Rs.1653.87 Crores under DCP achieved target of Rs.275.06 Crores registering achievement of 16.63 percent.

It is in place to mention here that the priority sector of district Shopian comprises 83 percent of the total credit exposure. With regard to the achievements under District Credit Plan 2021-22 JK Bank’s achievement remained at 16 percent in financial terms and 28 percent in physical terms.

On the occasion, the DDC impressed upon the concerned that much is needed to be done in the district and there are many uncovered areas in the Banking Sector.

Vaishya said the line departments have to be more proactive so that all the benefits are passed on to the grassroots level of the needy people. He also stressed for conducting more awareness camps so that people are able to avail all the schemes meant for the well being and welfare of the general public.

The meeting was attended by Joint Director Planning, Khursheed Ahmed Khatana, Lead District Manager, Shopian, G.M.Dar, District coordinators of all Banks operating in the district and heads of various line departments of the district.