Supporting indebted people in Northern and North Central Provinces through Credit Cooperative societies
Budget Speech para. 267: "The Government will support by way of provision of grants and the introduction of a low interest loan scheme to facilitate those indebted and to move out the debt trap through Co-operative Rural Banks and the Thrift and Credit Co-operative Societies. This will be implemented on a pilot basis in the North and the North Central Provinces."
This promise was originally assigned to the Ministry of Prison Reforms Rehabilitation, Resettlement & Hindu Religious Affairs in the Budget Speech
- Allocation (Rs. Mn) : 1,000
- Sector : Social Welfare
- Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of National Policies, Economic Affairs, Resettlement & Rehabilitation, Northern Province Development and Youth Affairs
(Previously the Ministry of Resettlement, Rehabilitation, Northern Development & Hindu Affairs)
Openness Tracker Responsive
Information on progress was obtained through the progress report provided in response to a request made by email to the responsible government agency.
Progress Tracker Fulfilled
Based on the information made available, progress as at 31 December 2018 was 100% of the target set for 2018.
Sources of Information
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