हिंदी समाचार पढ़े
Expand
O.P. Jindal Global University
 
Home / Latest News / Draft Report on Demonetisation divides Parliament House Panel, BJP Members calls it to be biased

Draft Report on Demonetisation divides Parliament House Panel, BJP Members calls it to be biased

June 13, 2018:

21 Nationalised Banks, including the State Bank of India have combined losses over Rs 87,300 crore in 2017-18 fiscal.

Demonitisation Effects
Demonitisation Effects                 Pic by quora

There was a sharp political divide at a meeting Tuesday of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance when BJD Member Bhartruhari Mahtab sought to know fate of the panel’s draft report related to demonetisation and BJP members objected, calling it a “biased” draft report.

Soon after the members assembled, Mahtab, asked Panel Chairman and Congress Veteran Veerappa Moily: Where has the draft report on the ‘Demonetisation of Indian currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 and ramifications thereof’ gone?

He said Committee was already done with the report on the related matter of ‘Transformation towards a digital economy’.

BJP members Kirit Somaiya and Nishikant Dubey, sources said, called it a “biased” draft report.

At this, Moily stated that he would want a final report after consensus. Moily further added that he did not want any voting or dissenting notes.

Matter has been deferred because Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel, who was scheduled to appear before Committee, had already arrived and was being made to wait in an adjoining room.

As the committee took up Scheduled agenda, Urjit Patel stated that RBI needed more powers to oversee Public Sector Banks (PSBs).

Members questioned him for four hours on issues concerning the banking sector, challenges and the way forward and the non-performing assets of banks.

Urjit Patel, in his written submissions to Committee maintained that RBI had inadequate control over PSBs.

He added that RBI should have powers to remove and appoint Chairman and Managing Directors; grant licences and impose conditions while giving them; approve the appointment, re-appointment and termination of appointment of a chairman, managing director or whole time Directors of a Manager or a Chief Executive Officer; call a meeting of Directors of Bank concerned, depute one or more of its officers to board meetings, appoint observers and require the bank to make changes in the management the RBI may consider necessary; remove managerial and other persons from office; and, supersede the board of directors.

Gross Non-Performing Assets (NPA) of entire banking sector stood at Rs 8.31 lakh crore at end-December 2017. There are a total of 21 state-owned banks, including the State Bank of India. Their combined losses crossed Rs 87,300 crore in 2017-18 fiscal, topped by scam-tainted Punjab National Bank which took a hit of nearly Rs 12,283 crore.

Of the 21 state-owned banks, only two, Indian Bank and Vijaya Bank, posted profits during 2017-18. Indian Bank posted the highest profit of Rs 1,258.99 crore and Vijaya Bank’s profit was Rs 727.02 crore in the fiscal.

The RBI Governor told the committee that the major challenge faced by the Indian banking sector today was on account of the stress in asset quality faced by the scheduled commercial banks (SCBs), which account for 88 per cent of the banking system.

Facebook Comments

Hindu

Hindu Hindu

Missing the Point Missing the Point pic by english blog

pinterest

ALL_1_Theme_01A_24_2383617g

Hindu

TOI 150425_-_farmers_a_2384764f

Hindu

Hindu

Humour @ Latest Laws Achhey Din Humour @ Latest Laws: Achhey Din Four Pillars of Democracy Four Pillars of Democracy             by Satish Hindu Hindu

TOI

TOI TOI Hindu Hindu America First Walk Your own Talk

Hindu

TOI

TOI

Hindu If India takes One Step, we will take Two by Satish If India takes One Step, we will take Two ...................by Satish Hindu Hindu Delivery Boy Delivery Boy                    by Satish Hindu

Hindu

TOI

Job Hazards

Hindu Hindu

Hindu [caption id="attachment_97477" align="alignleft" width="621"]UIDAI Leaks UIDAI Leaks[/caption] [caption id="attachment_97474" align="alignleft" width="621"]Donald Trump’s immigration ban Donald Trump’s immigration ban[/caption] Let Justice Be Let Justice Be [caption id="attachment_97467" align="alignleft" width="621"]Humour with Latest Laws Humour with Latest Laws[/caption]

Hindu

...as an eminent lawyer you ought to know that your action tantamount to, under Section B, sub-section G.VIX, read along with I.P.C. (A) XI (B), notwithstanding...                                        TOI

Alligator vs Litigator Alligator vs Litigator Hindu Soaring of Oil Prices pic by indiaone Belts are for Dogs Belts are for Dogs Demonitisation Diaries 1 Demonitisation Diaries 1                                  pic by sify   Lawyers Bearing the Burden Literally Lawyers Bearing the Burden Literally pic by OMG

TOI

TOI State of Affairs Women Safety: State of Affairs             pic by mangal TOI Demonitisation Diaries 2 Demonitisation Diaries 2  pic by sify

TOI

Cartoon Time to straighten up Time to straighten up                pic by TOI Demonitisation Diaries Demonitisation Diaries                                                       by sify Auto Driver thrashed for no fault Auto Driver thrashed for no fault,                  source oneindia Acheche DIn Acheche Din     pic by sify Tax Reforms    by Hindu Tax Reforms by Hindu

TOI

Pic by Hindu Women Empowerment and Sports Women Empowerment and Sports TOI

Hindu

State of Two Nations State of Two Nations               pic by sandeep

TOI

[caption id="attachment_97462" align="alignleft" width="524"]Painting India Saffron Painting India Saffron[/caption] Hindu

TOI

Hindu

IBN IBN

 
 
 

Check Also

Rakesh Asthana

CBI vs CBI: Court grants bail to alleged middleman Manoj Prasad

December 18, 2018: On Tuesday, Delhi court granted bail to alleged middleman Manoj Prasad, arrested in connection with bribery allegations involving CBI special director Rakesh Asthana who has been sent on indefinite leave by the Govt. The Defence Counsel Vikas ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Latest laws

Join our mailing list to receive the Latest Laws News and updates from our team.