Last day Himachal Pradesh state cooperative bank launched a new Rupay card for the farming community. It has been reported this is the first cooperative bank in the country which is working for the farmers on the larger scale.
The bank has introduced this card to facilitate the farmers with ease of credit and debit facilities. This is a credit cum debit card. This measure of the bank will provide the farmers with an efficient way of banking. The bank is having more than 207 online branches and extension counters providing uninterrupted services, particularly to the farming and horticulturalist communities.
This card will allow the farmers to use their own money or the money taken by the to buy agricultural products like tractors, pesticides, fertilizers etc without much difficulty.