AFLC in collaboration with Office of Banking Ombudsman, Reserve Bank of India, Bhubaneswar conducted a Workshop on Financial Literacy in City Women’s College, Siripur, Bhubaneswar on 25 November 2017.
The Program was conducted by D.Mishra, former CGM, RBI , D.D. Mishra, former General Manager of NABARD, M.M. Dash, Manager, Office of Banking Ombudsman , Bhubaneswar. Shreedhar Behera, Banking Ombudsman, Reserve Bank of India was the Chief Guest.
In the workshop, the speakers discussed and provided valuable inputs on importance of budgeting, saving, basics of banking, Credit discipline Going Digital, Cyber Frauds, Grievance Redressal system, Banking Ombudsman Scheme, Financial Inclusion ; explained concepts like compounding of interest, Rule of 72 etc.
A Financial Quiz was conducted. Certificates and books on Financial Education Series published by RBI were given as prizes to 16 award winners. Around 150 students including teachers participated in the Workshop.
AFLC is thankful to Govind Chandra Swain, Founder and CEO, National Student Helpline, for taking initiative in organising the event.