The Presidents /
Chief Executive Officers,
Sirs / Madam,
Among the Farming Community
In order to increase outreach of agriculture financing,
banks need to create awareness among the farming community
about their designated branches involved in agriculture
financing and agri. loan products being offered by
them. In this regard, banks are advised to take the
Display outside the premises of their branches engaged
in agri. finance that “Agri. Loans Are Available
Here” in Urdu and / or regional languages.
2. Make arrangements for availability of information
in Urdu and / or regional languages in the form of
brochures inside their agri. financing branches about
their agri. loan products, eligibility criteria, collateral
requirements, terms and conditions, etc. and the same
may also be displayed on the notice board of the branches.
List of all designated agri. credit branches along
with names, contact details, and salient features
of schemes/ products being offered by banks for agricultural
financing shall be placed on bank’s website.
Banks are advised to comply with the above instructions
by 5th May, 2008, failing which penal action will
be taken under Banking Companies Ordinance, 1962.