Right to Information (RTI)

The Government of India, in order to ensure greater and more effective access to the information to the citizens has enacted ‘Right to Information Act, 2005’ [hereinafter called RTI Act]. The subject Act got the assent of the President of India on 15-06-2005, and the Act shall come into force from 12-10-2005.

The main object of the Act is to provide right to information and to secure access to information under the control of the Public Authorities to the citizens in order to promote transparency and accountability in the working of Public Authority.

The right to information includes an access to the information which is held by or under the control of any public authority and includes the right to inspect the work, document, records, taking notes, extracts or certified copies of documents / records and certified samples of the materials and obtaining information which is also stored in electronic form.

The Act provides under Sections 8 and 9, certain categories of information that are exempt from disclosure to the citizens. The public may also refer to the relative sections of the Act before submitting a request for information.

Any citizen can request for information by making an application in writing or through electronic means in English / Hindi / official language of the areas, in which the application is being made together with the prescribed fees, to the concerned Public Information Officer.


Keeping in view provisions of the RTI Act, we hereby provide the information as per terms of Sec. 4[1] of the RTI Act.

Sl. No. Name of The Director Position Nominee of Date of Nomination
1

Sri. Shreenath H Joshi
Chairman,
Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank,
Head Office, No. 32,
Sangankal Road, Gandhinagar,
BALLARI - 583103

 

Chairman CANARA BANK 15-10-2018
2

Smt. S Suchitra
Asst. General Manager,
PC & FI Wing,
Canara Bank, Head Office,
112, J.C. Road,
BENGALURU - 560001

 

Director CANARA BANK 12.07.2017
3

Sri S Jagadeesh I
Asst. General Manager,
Canara Bank, Regional Office,
HASSAN

Director CANARA BANK 04.06.2018

4

Sri. Rajeev Agarwal
Deputy General Manager,
NABARD
Karnataka Regional Office,
NABARD Towers,
No. 46, K.G.Road,
BENGALURU - 560002

080-22076622; 9632407324

Director NABARD
16.08.2017
5

Smt. Ramakumari M
Deputy General Manager,
Reserve Bank of India
R.P.C.D.
Nrupathunga Road,
BENGALURU - 560001

 

Director RESERVE BANK OF INDIA
05.09.2017
6

Special Officer (Banking) & Deputy Secretary
Finance Department
(Institutional Finance)
Karnataka Government Secretariat, M S Building,
5th Stage,BENGALURU - 560001

(At present Sri Prakash Y K)

Director Govt. of Karnataka 16.12.2015

Dr. K V Rajendra, I.A.S.
Chief Executive Officer,
Zilla Panchayath,
BALLARI - 583101

 

Director GOVT. OF KARNATAKA
16.12.2015
8

Yet to be appointed/Vacant

Director GOVT. OF INDIA
9

Yet to be appointed/Vacant

Director GOVT. OF INDIA

DISPLAY OF INFORAMTION AS PER THE REQUIREMENT OF SECTION 4(1) (B) OF THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION ACT, 2005. IS FURNISHED HEREUNDER

Section No. Provision requirement Information
4 .1.b.i Particulars of its Organization ,function's and duties Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank is Regional Rural Bank established by Government of India , under the provisions of the Regional Rural Banks' Act, 1976, enacted by the Parlament.Pragathi Krishna Gramin  Bank has its Corporate Office at Ballari and 10 Regional  Offices  under which 645 branches and 1 Extension Counter function. Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank is in the Banking business and does functions stated under Banking Regulation Act, 1949 and perform functions as permitted by RBI.
4.1.b.ii The powers and duties of its officers and employees The powers are framed and decided by the Board of Directors and in terms of Service Regulations
4.1.b.iii The procedure followed in the decision making process, including channels of supervision and accountability Different powers have been delegated by the Board of Directors to the officers at various levels for smooth functioning. In order to exercise supervision and fix accountability / responsibility various control measures have been put in place. 
For specific details contact , Head Office, Ballari
4.1.b.iv The norms set by it for the discharge of its functions Directions received from Ministry of Finance, Government of India, Reserve Bank of India, Sponsor Bank and /or approved by the Board of our Bank are the guiding principles for discharging various functions.
4.1.b.v The rules, regulations, instructions, manuals records, held by it or under its control or used by its employees for discharging its functions: The rules, regulations, instructions and working guidelines and those relating to Bank”s various schemes/ services are provided to the employees  through manual of instructions , periodical circulars, Hand books etc., for discharging various functions.
4.1.b.vi A statement of the categories of documents that are held by it or under its control: Documents, as required under law, rules and regulations, such as, Balance Sheets, record of the staff, licenses obtained from RBI for opening branches/offices etc., are held by the Bank. Annual Report / progress Reports of our Bank are made available
4.1.b.vii The particulars of any arrangement that exists for consultation with or representation by, the members of the Public in relation to the Formulation of its policy or implementation thereof. Board of Directors, which formulates and implements its policy, also includes representatives nominated by Government of India/ State Government/ NABARD and Sponsor Bank.
4.1.b.viii A statement of the boards, councils, committees and other bodies consisting of two or more persons constituted as its part or for the purpose of its advice, and as to whether meetings of those boards, councils, committees and other bodies are open to the public, or the minutes of such meetings are accessible for public: Board of Directors are constituted under the Banking Companies (Acquisition and Transfer of Undertakings) Act, 1970 . 
Various committees as per the requirement of the Bank are formed as per the approval of Board or by the top management, as per the powers delegated by the Board. 
Public are not entitled to participate in the meetings of the Board / Committees and minutes are not accessible to Public.
4.1.b.ix A directory of its officers and employees: The directory of the officers and employees maintained at Head Office is available to the public for information.
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4.1.b.x The monthly remuneration received by each of its officers and employees, including the system of compensation as provided in its regulations: The pay structure,  allowances and the system of compensation  payable to each category of staff members is based  on the lines defined by the Government of India and those enumerated in the Staff Service Regulations advised to the RRBs.  The details of the monthly remuneration paid to each staff members is maintained by the Bank . The range pay structure of  different category of staff members is provided here under.
4.1.b.xi The budget allocated to each of its agency, indicating the particulars of all plans, proposed expenditures and reports on disbursement made: Not applicable to Pragathi Krishna Gramin  Bank
4.1.b.xii The manner of execution of subsidy program's, including the amounts allocated and the details of beneficiaries of such progammes Not applicable to Pragathi Krishna Gramin  Bank
4.1.b.xiii Particulars of recipients of concessions, permits or authorizations granted by it: Not applicable to Pragathi Krishna Gramin  Bank
4.1.b.xiv Details in respect of the information available to or held by it reduced in an electronic form: Details of products and services offered by the Bank are  made available to the public/customers through broachers  and also on the Bank's website: www.pragathikrishnabank.com
4.1.b.xv The particulars of facilities available to citizens for obtaining information, including the working hours of a library or reading room, if maintained for public use: Public can obtain information on our various products from any of the Bank branches. Further the information is also made available on our website:  www.pragathikrishnabank.com 
Pragathi Krishna Gramin  Bank is not maintaining any Library/Reading Room for Public.
4.1.b.xvi The names, designations and other Particulars of the Public Information Officers.

Public Information Officers 

Sri. P Parthalingaiah, Central Public Information Officer(CPIO), Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank, HO, Sanganakal Road, Ballari – 583103
Sri B G Manjunath, First Appellate Authorithy (FAA),
Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank, HO, Sanganakal Road, Ballari – 583103

4.1.b.xvii Such other information as may be prescribed: N/A

SCALES OF PAY

(w.e.f. 1st November 2012)
Office Assistants (Multipurpose) :
Rs. 11765-655/3-13730-815/3-16175-980/4-20095-1145/7-28110-2120/1-30230-1310/1-31540 (20 years)
Office Attendants (Multipurpose):
Rs. 9560-325/4-10860-410/5-12910-490/4-14870-570/3-16580-655/3-18545 ( 20 years)


PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICERS APPOINTED UNDER RIGHT TO INFORMATION ACT, 2005.

A. CENTRAL PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER (CPIO) AT HEAD OFFICE

Sri. P Parthalingaiah
CENTRAL PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER,
Chief Manager, 
Pragathi Krishna Gramin  Bank,


B. FIRST APPELLATE AUTHORITY (FAA) AT HEAD OFFICE:

Sri. B G Manjunath ,
FIRST APPELLATE AUTHORITY,
General Manager
Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank, 
Development Wing , 
Head Office, Sanganakal Road, Gandhinagar
Ballari  – 583 103. 
Telephone: 08392 – 236434,
E Mail: dw.rti@pkgbank.com


C. TRANSPARENCY OFFICER (TO) AT HEAD OFFICE:

TRANSPARENCY OFFICER,
General Manager
Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank,
Personnel Wing ,
Head Office, Sanganakal Road,
Bellary – 583 103.
Telephone: 08392 – 236405,
E Mail: d w.rti@pkgbank.com

Submission of Application to the PIO for seeking information under RTI Act,2005

The citizens desirous of seeking information, can submit their applications directly to the Public Information Officer of the Bank, to the aforesaid address or submit the same through our Branches/Offices for onward forwarding to the PIO.


THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION (REGULATION OF FEE AND COST) RULES, 2005

List of Fee Structure


INSTRUCTION TO APPLICANTS

An application under RTI Act, 2005 should contain the following:


RIGHT TO APPEAL

If the applicant is not satisfied with the reply/information provided by the Public Information Officer, Applicant can file the First Appeal before the Appellate Authority, against the decision of the Public Information Officer.


The name and address of the Appellate Authority is as under:

Sri. B G Manjunath
APPELLATE AUTHORITY,
General Manager
Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank,
Development Wing ,
Head Office, Sanganakal Road,
Ballari – 583 103.
Telephone: 08392 – 236405,
E Mail: d w.rti@pkgbank.com
For further information/details visit website of Central Information Commission :http://www.cic.gov.in/