51st Quarterly SLBC Meeting took place on June 3, 2021 through Video Conferencing, under the Chairmanship of A S Rajeev, Managing Director & CEO and Chairman, SLBC, Maharashtra State, to discuss the progress under Crop Loan Disbursement for the FY 2020-21, Launch of Annual Credit Plan for the FY 2021-22 and various initiaves undertaken by Central & State Govt.
Uddhav Thackeray, Chief Minister, Maharashtra State was the Chief Guest for the meeting and addressed the SLBC forum on behalf of State Govt. He advised Member Banks to improve credit disbursal under Agriculture sector and also support all Government sponsored schemes including SHGs. The forum was also guided by Ajit Pawar, Deputy Chief Minister; Dadaji Bhuse, Agriculture Minister; Balasaheb Patil, Cooperation Minister and Dr. Vishwajeet Kadam, Minister of State for Agriculture & Cooperation, Maharashtra State.
Meeting was attended by Sitaram Kunte, Chief Secretary, Govt. of Maharashtra along with Additional Chief Secretaries, Principal Secretaries, Secretaries and Commissioners of Cooperation, Planning, Finance, Revenue, Agriculture departments. Vandita Kaul, Additional Secretary, Dept. of Financial Services, Govt. of India and seniors officials of Reserve Bank of India, NABARD, Member Banks and LDMs were also present in the meeting.