Rs 166.42 cr disbursed in Baramulla

An amount of Rs 166.42 crore has been disbursed by different financial institutions for establishment of 8,344 income generating units in North Kashmir`s Baramulla district, a senior government official has said.

Last Updated: Dec 28, 2011, 12:24 PM IST

Srinagar: An amount of Rs 166.42 crore has
been disbursed by different financial institutions for
establishment of 8,344 income generating units in North
Kashmir`s Baramulla district, a senior government official has
said.

District Development Commissioner Baramulla Bashir Ahmad
Bhat said advances to the tune of Rs 166.42 crore were made by
various banks for establishing 8,344 income generating units
in the district till September this fiscal.

He said as a result, 51.19 per cent of the target for
disbursements in the district has been achieved.

The official said out of the total amount, Rs 54.51 crore
went to the agriculture sector, Rs 50.58 crore to small
enterprises and Rs 61.33 crore to beneficiaries in the service
sector.

PTI