The state government has directed nationalized banks to set up automated teller machines (ATMs), in all gram Panchayats (GPs).This direction was under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act due to the delay in the payments of the wages by the banks.
The operation of branchless saving money show by different banks through the errand of business journalists in villages has deferred installment of wages in unbanked villages. Taking after the poor execution of business reporters, postpone in the installment of wages by banks, and likewise to decrease voyaging time and overheads, the RDPR has required leading mapping from all GPS to set up ATMs.
Syndicate bank authorities said there were 23,126 unbanked villages with populaces of not exactly 2,000. EBT is a sharp card-based extend for installment of MNREGA wages and other government managed savings profits. The State government paid the expense of Rs.95 for every card.