Chandigarh – 11th August 2017:  As part of a nationwide programme to reach out and connect with farmers, SBI today organized Farmers Meet at more than 1400 centers across the four northern states namely Punjab, Haryana, Jammu & Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh on 11/08/2017. In the meet, the farmers were made aware of different schemes under which loans are available to them viz. Kisan Credit Card, Agri Gold Loan, Tractor Loan, Agri Asset Backed Loan, Low Cost Insurance Products and ATM Rupay Cards etc. They were also informed about the benefits of timely repayments of the loans, various subventions available under Government schemes including Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojna. On this occasion the farmers having long relationship with the Bank were also felicitated. The gatherings were also educated about Bank’s Rinn Samadhan Scheme which is a unique and attractive Settlement Scheme for farmers in distress. The farmers appreciated the Bank’s efforts for connecting with them and taking such steps in helping the farmers