Jan Dhan Accounts Cross 50 Crore-Mark in less than 9 years.
The total number of Jan Dhan accounts crossed 50 crore on August 9, according to the latest report submitted by the banks. Of these, 56% of the account holders are women, and 67% of these accounts have been opened in rural or semi-urban areas.
The deposits in these accounts stood cumulatively at above Rs 2.03 lakh crore and about 34 crore RuPay cards have been issued.
Did you Know
Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), was launched on August 28, 2014.