Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank and Jnana Jyothi Financial Literacy Centre, Mundgod have jointly organized economic literacy programme in a village under Hunagunda KVG Bank Branch. The advantages of the schemes like PMJJBY, PMSBY, APY etc. were informed to the people gathered. Because of the awareness programme many have started using the schemes.
Sri Basavaraj Gangadhar Bendigeri was one of the customers of the Bank. He paid every year an amount of `12/- under PMSBY Scheme. He passed away recently. The same was reported to the Bank by his relatives. The relevant documents of the hospital were also submitted to the Bank. The same has been verified by the Bank and the insurance amount of `2 Lakh paid to the nominee Mrs. Tippavva Bendigeri, wife of late Basavaraj Bendigeri.
This particular customer has been a role model for many other people. The benefit was available to the family of late Basavaraj Bendigeri since the information regarding PMSBY scheme was conveyed effectively to him and his family members by Sri Manjunath V Kulkarni, Senior Counsellor, Jnana Jyothi FLC, Mundgod.