Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Financial Literacy Camp at Merta Village

Every organization’s thirst of doing something in return to its society makes it a lively organization and Pacific University is also one among them, in this Connection University has conducted a one day workshop on a very pertinent area of these days after demonetization i.e. cashless transaction on 15/01/2017
This initiative of government has lead to a temporary scarcity of currency circulation in market, for which we all have to work together to overcome the problem as a responsible citizens. The very pertinent option available to effectively deal with this situation is the use of cashless payment methods for the day to day payment needs.
Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India under their financial literacy programme “VISAKA” has also advised us to work in this area and help the system in peculating this mode of payment to all the citizens of this region to which we can target and approach conveniently.
In this endeavor, Prof. Dipin Mathur & Dr. Narendra S. Chawda represented the university as a trainer for this programme held at village Merta (Dabok). Under this initiative university tried to make the mass familiar with the various options of cashless transaction i.e. UPI, USSD, AEPS, IMPS and BHIM. This initiative was also supported by the branch staff of Bank of Baroda Debari branch.
For serving this purpose following MBA students of university also volunteered their services for imparting knowledge among the villagers:

Student Volunteers                                             College

MANUSMRITHI                                        Pacific Institute of Management
NAVEEN MALVYA                                    Pacific Institute of Management
SHUBHAMA SHARMA                             Faculty of Management
RAMPRAKSH NUWAL                             Faculty of Management
ISMAIL KHAN                                          Pacific Institute of Management
ASHU BANSAL                                         Pacific Institute of Management
KRITIKA JAIN                                          Faculty of Management
DHANWANTI MEENA                             Faculty of Management