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H R Khan appointed as Chairman of CRL Committee

Current context: H R Khan, former deputy governor of RBI, has been appointed as the first chairman of the steering committee of the Code for Responsible Lending (CRL) in micro-credit.
H R Khan appointed as Chairman of CRL Committee
  • Microfinance Institutions Network (MFIN) and Sa-Dhan launched the CRL in September 19, along with Finance Industry Development Council (an association of NBFCs).
  • Code for Responsible Lending (CRL) is a self-regulatory step for the Micro-credit institutions like NBFCs, NBFC-MFIs, SFBs etc. to follow the standard of customer protection.
  • The CRL was envisaged to be supervised and guided by a steering committee under an eminent independent chair.
  • The code proposes to cap the total indebtedness of a borrower to Rs 1 lakh and bar more than 3 lenders offering loans to a single borrower.
  • The other members of the committee include:
    1. Harsh Shrivastava of MFIN
    2. P Satish of Sa-Dhan
    3. Srinivas Bonam of IndusInd Bank
    4. Sonia Krishnankutty of L&T Finance among others

Question: 

Q.1 Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the steering committee of the Code for Responsible Lending (CRL) in micro-credit?
a. Harsh Shrivastava
b. Srinivas Bonam
c. Sonia Krishnankutty
d. H R Khan
H R Khan appointed as Chairman of CRL Committee H R Khan appointed as Chairman of CRL Committee Reviewed by Neha Verma on November 30, 2019 Rating: 5

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