Bank - only, to, and for women soon

Mar 01, 2012 17:01 |

Bank will open Branches by the the  Women, for the Women and of the Women

Dharamsala/Arvind Sharma

There shall be a Bank Branch by the Women, of the Women and for the Women in each district head quarter of Himachal Pradesh.  This unique step, first of its kind in the state is being taken by the Kangra Central CO Op Bank. “These branches shall start working in the coming financial year,” said Rasil Singh Mankotia, Chairman of the Bank. He said that all of its branches have been converted to CBS systems and central air conditioning. He said that bank has earned a net profit of 56 crore last year. Bank is giving special emphasis to farmers, as it has extended loan to this category at the tune of 295 crore. He said that bank shall give loan on ½ % less interest for 30 days to celebrate raising year of the bank.