An awareness programme on Cashless transactions was organized by NTSC-Howrah on 13-12-2016 in association with the State Bank of India & FASII. Shri S.Karmali General Manager (SG) welcomed the delegates and the participants. There are 30 Nos. of trainees of different trades and different batches were participated in the said event. Shri Uday Kumar Pandey, Sr. Branch Manager, attended on behalf of the SBI. During the said event different modes of cashless payment has been discussed. Shri Pandey made the trainees and entrepreneurs acquainted about Internet Banking, Mobile Banking, POS and Aadhaar based Banking in the programme.
On our request, SBI agreed to open the Bank Account of our trainees under the Jandhan Yagona and for normal account. Shri Pandey also agreed in the said programme to provide the Debit Card and Cheque facility to our trainees as per Bank’s different schemes. He also agreed to provide to NTSC-Howrah a POS terminal for the convenience of the trainees and the units associated with this Centre. A list of trainees those who have not yet opened their account with any Bank and interested for the digital transaction shall be provided to the SBI within a week. The Regional Secretary of FASII, Shri Debdutta Bandyopadhyay, has suggested to organize a camp at NTSC Campus for quick processing of application to obtain PAN Card and the said Industrial Association shall also help the beneficiaries. The process of collection of Aadhaar Card, PAN Card readily available with the trainees has already been started by the Centre.
Finally, the trainees and the units have been requested to open their account with Banks and also encourage their friends to go for the cashless transaction for payment of training fee through electronic medium.