162nd SLBC meeting was held on Friday, 11th August 2023 at meeting hall Vidhana Soudha, Bengaluru. The meeting was chaired by Smt. Vandita Sharma, Honorable Chief Secretary, Govt. of Karnataka, Sri. Hardeep Singh Ahluwalia, Executive Director of Canara Bank, Sri. Ramana Reddy E V, Addl. Chief Secretary & Development Commissioner, GoK, Sri P N Raghunath, Chief General Manager and OIC, Reserve Bank of India, Ms. Sunanda Batra, General Manager, FIDD, Reserve Bank of India, Shri T Ramesh, Chief General Manager – NABARD, Sri M Bhaskara Chakravarthy, Convenor SLBC, General Manager, Canara Bank, State Controlling heads of all Banks and other dignitaries were attended the meeting.
Total Priority Sector Advances (PSA) achievement during the FY 2023-24 as on June quarter is Rs.1,08,811 crores (29.72%). Out of total Priority Sector Advances, under Agriculture Achievement is Rs. 47,309 crores (26.66%) and MSE/MSMSE is Rs.57,317 crores (43