'There are many whoare still paying the loanunder the Learn and Earnprogram.'According to recordswith BDBL
, around 678youths have availed the loanunder the program.
For this scheme, the BCCI mainly facilitates BDBL
inidentifying potential clientsand conducting sensitizationmeeting with the clients.Once the loan is disbursed,the BDBL
deals directly withthe clients.
Meanwhile, Phurpa Gyeltshen first joined BDBL
as Dzongkhag Credit Assistant on April 1, 2000 at Chhukha branch and was later transferred to Sarpang, Gelephu and Pemagatshel as Branch Assistant/Product Service Officer in 2010, 2011, 2015 respectively.
The Bhutan Development Bank Limited (BDBL
) alone financed 98.70% of the total agriculture loan portfolio.
Six state-owned commercial banks- Agrani, Janata, Rupali, Sonali, Basic and BDBL
- received $ 35.72 crore, while one state-owned specialised bank, Bangladesh Krishi Bank, received $1.53 crore remittance.
In July this fiscal, six state-owned commercial banks- Agrani, Janata, Rupali, Sonali, Basic and BDBL
received $320.51 million while one state-owned specialised bank, Bangladesh Krishi Bank, received $11.63 million.
Six state-owned commercial banks-Agrani, Basic, BDBL
, Janata, Rupali and Sonali and two state-owned specialized banks-Bangladesh Krishi Bank and RAKUB-have disbursed Taka 8,293.65 crore while their target was Taka 9,590 crore.