NABARD, as a Development Bank, is mandated for providing and regulating credit and other facilities for the promotion and development of agriculture, small scale industries, cottage and village industries, handicrafts and other rural crafts and other allied economic activities in rural areas with a view to promoting sustainability. We have promoted 18 Farmers club with approval of NABARD. Almost all these Farmers Clubs/ Karshaka dalams have been transformed farmer producing organisation. The Kanjiramattom Karshaka Dala Federation has been registered as a Farmer Producing Company during the year. All are engaged in variety of value-added agricultural production units.
E-SHAKTI- VILLAGE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
E-Shakthi is one of the projects of NABARD with partner NGO’s in tune with Digital India Mission. This project aims at digitalization of all SHG accounts to bring SHG members under the fold of financial inclusion thereby helping them to access wider range of financial services together with increasing the banker’s comfort in credit appraisal and linkage by way of,
- Integrating SHG members with national financial inclusion agenda
- Improving the quality of interface between SHG members and bankers for efficient and hassle-free delivery of banking services b using available technology.
- Facilitate convergence of delivery system with SHGs using Aadhar linked identity.