International Workshop on Enhancing delivery
Govt. to People Payments for Rural Area
29th November 2012
Madhya Pradesh Model
Paradigm Shift forFinancial Inclusion
Dr Aruna SharmaACS, RD, Panchayat & Social Justice
Understanding Financial InclusionFinancial Inclusion is an opportunity and not an obligation.Providing easy and hassle free access to financial services.For poor it means creating access to affordable banking including micro credits, savings, loans, insurance, remittances and financial advice.
Challenges in Madhya Pradesh
Janpad Panchayat Seoni MalwaRRB
Bank Post Office
Developing MP Model of FILimitations in the present directions of RBI and Ministry of Finance- Speaks about population norm.Paradigm shift- From Population to Geographic distance.Banks/Post Office/Other Financial Institutions taken on board through SLBC.
Re Engineered Fund Flow
Paradigm shift from Population to Distance
Bank-wise Shadow Area Villages
Model Ensures Brick and mortar structure of financial point within 5 km.Cleaning of Accounts.Updating of data of beneficiaries of various Social Sector Schemes.Pension schemes based on recurring deposits can be developed under this model.Banks to branch out like granting loans, financial literacy drive, selling of insurance etc.
The Service Area Banks have onerous task to reach out through Ultra Small Banks
The confidence of beneficiary when the banner reflects name of the Bank and is brick and mortar (100sq feet space provided in E-Panchayat Bhavan).
State Government facilitatingTo banks to set up Ultra Small Bank.Providing Rent Free Accommodation in each Panchayat.Separate e-Panchayat Room for USB.Fully furnished room with free internet connectivity.
Issues with BanksRBI has already agreed for geographical distance approachThe definition of unbanked areasNeed that SLBC approves the list of opening branch in unbanked rural banksSMALL BANK norm as business proposition to be understood by the banks.
Issues with Post OfficeOld instruction of post office having account only in District HQ commercial bank: resulting in two months of delayed payments due to late clearance of cheque.The new order to open Account in nearest Commercial Banks to be executed immediatelyNon-Core banking/ComputerizationCash carry limits to be enhanced
Issues with UIDUID enables to only identify the individual as declared by him/herBiometrics for payment is the only issueMonitoring requires family data i.e. family to be provided 100days of employmentMP Model propose to use combination of NPR and UID
Issues related to MORDThe system of payment through banks in state of MP is 100%.Once account is opened it should be multi-purpose for all the schemes of the Government/Financial Inclusion:- payments, housing subsidy, pensions, fertilizer subsidy, food-subsidy etc.. Along with enabling factor for deposits etc..
The Model in ActionCase Study of district.T+3 system an integrated model of ongoing initiatives by various financial institutions.T+3 system for NREGS workers to enable them to received payment within 3 days.Android based facilities to generate e- Pay Orders.
Vast Distances in Balaghat District
The Model in Action
Accounts Status as on September 2012
Out comeTime taken for cheque to be credited in GP Account
Time taken for Payment to Labour
The Smiling Faces
The Smiling Faces