Financial Inclusion in Gulbarga: Finding Usage in Access

Financial Inclusion in Gulbarga: Finding Usage in Access
January 2008-Minakshi Ramji
Lead Center : Centre for Microfinance
Focus Area :Savings

In India, in an attempt toimprove access to financial services or financial inclusion, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) promulgated a drive for financial inclusion, where banks take the lead in providing all ‘unbanked’ households in a district, with savings accounts. The Centre for Micro Finance conducted a study to assess the implementation of the financial inclusion drive and usage of banking services by households in Gulbarga district in Karnataka, one of locations claimed to have achieved 100% financial inclusion.


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In India, in an attempt toimprove access to financial services or financial inclusion, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) promulgated a drive for financial inclusion, where banks take the lead in providing all ‘unbanked’ households in a district, with savings accounts. The Centre for Micro Finance conducted a study to assess the implementation of the financial inclusion drive and usage of banking services by households in Gulbarga district in Karnataka, one of locations claimed to have achieved 100% financial inclusion.