Rajasthan Cooperative Minister Parsadilal Meena on Sunday called for “complete transparency” in the disbursement of cooperative loans to ensure their full recovery. He said accountability and clarity of powers would also speed up sanctioning of loans.

Addressing the 90 {+t} {+h} annual convention of Karamchari Sahkari Samiti in Kota, Mr. Meena said the release of loans should be accompanied by regular elections in the cooperative societies. “Cooperative sector stands for positive intention, cooperation and progress,” he affirmed.

Mr. Meena honoured 201 members of the Samiti on the occasion and assured the Samiti's office-bearers that the issues of audit fee and according it the status of bank would be shortly resolved. He noted that the Samiti had been functioning effectively since 1920.

State Parliamentary Secretary Ramesh Meena and Kota South MLA Om Birla also attended the convention.