23% Of Jan Dhan Accounts Have No Balance
Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 10:57 AM
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, scrapped 500 and 1,000 rupee notes on November 8th. After this move, deposits in Jan Dhan accounts have gone up by more than INR 28,973 crores. However, one-fifth of Jan Dhan accounts, still have zero balance. Deposits in 25.8 crore Jan Dhan accounts, are more than INR 74,609 crores at the end of December 7.