Other countries like US, Russia may soon follow Jan Dhan Yojna model


  • JanDhan Yojna is soon going to be a worldwide template for achieving rapid financial inclusion.
  • The Financial Action Task Force, a global anti-terror financing agency, has given initial approval to a paper by India on how it achieved the task in a few months while adhering to know your customer (KYC) norms.
  • The US, Russia, Spain and the Netherlands have extended support to the paper.
  • Government has informally given a presentation on the contours of KYC followed under the PMJDY (Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana) programme.
  • A proposal has now been approved to study as to how India did it in form of a best practices paper.

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