With the suggestion from the district administration, bankers on Monday agreed to reschedule loans of farmers in Phailin cyclone-affected areas of Srikakuam district. The Collector Saurabh Gaur interacted with the bankers and explained the plight of farmers. The bank officials also said that they also wanted to provide a helping hand to the victims while agreeing to reschedule loans to farmers and fishermen. Joint Director of Agriculture Department has been asked to issue letters explaining the damage to the respective farmers.

Andhra Bank DGM A. Ramakrishna Rao, RBI Assistant General Manager Anuradha and Srikakulam DRDA Project Director P. Rajanikantha Rao were present .