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Farmers get Kisan credit cards

UCO BANK chairman and managing director V Sridar visited Indore recently. He inaugurated the agricultural fair in Bhagora near Mhow during his visit and addressed the farmers present in the fair.

india Updated: Mar 11, 2006 13:48 IST

UCO BANK chairman and managing director V Sridar visited Indore recently. He inaugurated the agricultural fair in Bhagora near Mhow during his visit and addressed the farmers present in the fair.

The farmers welcomed Sridar in traditional Malwa style. Sridar said that farmers provide food and grains to mankind. He mentioned that the bank would increase the loan amount for farmers.

Sridar also provided Kisan credit cards to farmers through which they can borrow up to Rs 15 lakh from the bank any time. He distributed diamond jubilee loans to many farmers in the fair. Around 100 benefactors were provided with loans of Rs one crore.

Sridar later returned to Indore and presided over a meeting of managers of all 37 branches of the bank in the City at Hotel Fortune Landmark. He analysed the progress of each branch and discussed the role of UCO Bank in economic development.

Sridar met some entrepreneurs of Indore and assured them financial help for their projects. He talked to some of the local customers of the bank at various branches. Sridar also addressed an informal meeting at Ravindra Natya Graha and gave away certificates to outstanding employees and officers of UCO Bank.