Around 20 lakh individuals have joined the altered Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna taking the aggregate number of record holders in the leader money related incorporation program to 32.61 crore as on September 5, as per the ministry of finance.
The union cabinet chose to proceed with the plan past the four-year time frame finished August 14 with an intend to take the formal keeping money framework from “each family to each grown-up”.
Within the August 15-September 5 period, the aggregate stores in 32.61 PMJDY accounts saw an expansion of Rs 1,266.43 crore. The adjustment in PMJDY accounts was Rs 82,490.98 crore as on September 5.
Under the patched up conspire, unintentional protection cover for new RuPay card holders has been raised from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 2 lakh for new PMJDY accounts opened after August 28. Additionally, the current OD point of confinement of Rs 5,000 has been expanded to Rs 10,000. Further, no conditions will be joined for OD up to Rs 2,000. The information additionally demonstrated that about 7.18 lakh individuals, who opened PMJDY account after August 28, may get the advantage of expanded coincidental protection front of Rs 2 lakh.
Propelled in August 2014, the principal period of PMJDY concentrated on opening fundamental ledgers and RuPay plastic with in-constructed mischance protection front of Rs 1 lakh. Additionally, it furnished essential keeping money records with OD office of Rs 5,000 following a half year.
Stage II starting August 15, 2018 was intended to give smaller scale protection to the general population and annuity plans to disorderly area laborers through business journalists. Around 53 for every penny of PMJDY account holders are ladies, while 83 for every penny of the aggregate records are seeded with Aadhaar.