Expanding Horizons of CSC:You are aware that CSCs across India are offering government as well as private services at the citizen’s doorsteps. The CSC is a strategic cornerstone of the National e-Governance Plan (NeGP), approved by the Government in May 2006, as part of its commitment in the National Common Minimum Programme to introduce e-governance on a massive scale. The CSCs is providing high quality and cost-effective video, voice and data content and services, in the areas of e-governance, education, health, telemedicine, entertainment as well as other private services. A highlight of the CSCs is that it will offer web-enabled e-governance services in rural areas, including application forms, certificates, and utility payments such as electricity, telephone and water bills besides issue of Pan Cards, IGNOU Exten center, Nielson Survey, e-learning etc etc
One Milestone Ahead !!!CSC has signed an agreement with State Bank of India on 30th Dec. 2011. All its outlets can now be appointed as Customer Service Points as Business Correspondents to State Bank of India and carry out banking transactions on behalf of the bank. This is best opportunity to do SBI Kiosk banking in your Retail Outlet(Download: Agreement with SBI). Now you have become a small branch of major PSU Bank of the country. This is because of CSC expanding Network. What Services will SBI Kiosk banking provide?
Initially, SBI Kiosk banking will provide the following services:
How to become a Partner for SBI Kiosk Banking csp center ?CSC SPC will enroll SCA as Sub BC and VLE shall be Customer Service Point (CSP) as per agreement with SBI for this facility. This facility and partnership is available for all CSC retail offices with Web connectivity. VLE can enroll for this facility through SCA.
Benefits to your customers
What type of transactions the customer will carry on?
Steps involved to make VLE as CSP for KO work have been detailed in the document which may be downloaded. However the scheme shall work as CSC SPV shall get KO codes approved from SBI as per recommendations of SCA. Adequate training on various banking products offered shall be given by SBI officials. SCA SPV shall generate login and password for SCA which in turn shall configure KO codes and generate their login. Each VLE is required to open a settlement account with the link branch of SBI wherein all transactions of the customer i.e. deposit/withdrawal shall be routed through this account (Download : Steps for Kiosk Banking csp center Solution).