The credit outstanding
to minority communities for Public Sector Banks (PSBs) in Delhi has
grown from 2195.13 crore as on 31st March 2008 to 4224.67 crore as on
31st March, 2012. Similarly the credit outstanding to minority
communities for Public Sector Banks (PSBs) in Uttar Pradesh has grown
from 5124.09 crore as on 31st March 2008 to 14953.17 crore as on 31st
March 2012. The Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) has issued guidelines to
its member banks on the “Simplified Uniform Saving Bank Account Opening
Form and the Common List of KYC Documents” clearly laying down the
procedure to be followed and type of documents to be obtained for
opening of accounts.
This was stated by the Minister of State for Finance, Shri Namo Narain
Meena in written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha today.
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(Release ID :89198)