1681 MGL Disha Project: Financial Literacy for Women

Mumbai, March 2023: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS) organized six Financial Literacy sessions for 461 ladies under the aegis of MGL Disha Project supported by Mahanagar Gas Limited. The details are as follows:

The resource persons were from the nearest post offices where these sessions were conducted.  Resource Persons covered following topics in their session:

SB Account 

Recurring deposit (RD) and Fixed Deposits

Monthly Income Scheme(MIS)

Senior Citizen Scheme (SCS)

India Post Payment Bank

Public Provident Fund (PPF)

National Saving Certificate (NSC)

Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP)

Sukanya Samruddhi Yojana 

Ponzy schemes

During past 10 months 531 women were linked to various savings, investment and insurance scheme. The details are as follows:

Post Office Saving Bank = 38

Sukanya Samruddhi Yojana = 127

Public Provident Fund= 75

Recurring Deposit= 44

Atal Pension Yojana = 04 

GAIP = 182

PM Jeevan Jyoti Yojana = 01

India Post Payment Bank=60