According to the recent reports banks are successfully opening lacs of savings account under PMJDY. In Bengaluru the Banks have successfully opened 58.37 lakh savings bank accounts. The reports have stated that newly-opened accounts, 36.03 lakh have zero balance while around 22.3 lakh have together Rs 328.93 crore.
General Manager of the Syndicate bank reported that banks conducted a door-to-door survey of 132.04 lakh households across the state, and opened accounts for those with none. In addition to this the banks have also issued 39.75 lakh RuPay debit cards with an accident insurance cover of Rs 1 lakh. A toll free number (180042597777) has been set up to address queries regarding the scheme, he said.