KARGIL, Aug 5: Deputy Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer LAHDC Kargil, Vikas Kundal said there is urgent need to create mass awareness regarding the centrally sponsored schemes to enable larger number of people to take benefit. He also called for creating awareness regarding digitalization of payments so that these people can take advantage of this easy mode of payments.
The Deputy Commissioner was speaking during Digi-Dhan Mela held at Indira Park, Baroo today to promote digital payments, accounts, PMJDY and RMBSY.
He stressed the concerned for organizing further such awareness programmes in far flung and remote areas and spreading awareness at the grassroots level about various centrally sponsored schemes. He said that a lot needs to be done to carry out the benefits of these flagship schemes to the needy and marginalized sections of the society.
The representatives of PNB, J&K Bank, Cooperative Bank, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Punjab National Bank, Sunshine Power and Department of Social Welfare and Municipal Committee Kargil participated in the mela.