19.52 Bank accounts opened under Prime Minister’s Jan Dhan Yojana till December
As per RBI, banks opened 19.52 crore accounts under the Prime Minister’s Jan Dhan Yojana till the first week of December.
RBI’s half-yearly report on the operations and performance of scheduled commercial banks showing most of these accounts are in rural areas.
As on December 9th, 7 million RuPay debit cards have been issued.
As many as 92.6 million beneficiaries have been enrolled under the Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana and 29.2 million under Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana. 13 lakh account holders have been enrolled under Atal Pension Yojana as on December 16.