: The district's Potential Linked Credit Plan for 2012-2013 released here on Friday envisages credit potential to the extent of Rs.2,921.88 crore, which is Rs. 471.88 crore more (19.26 per cent increase) than the allocation for the current fiscal.

The credit plan includes crop loan of Rs. 1,666.38 crore, term loan for agriculture and allied activities of Rs. 343.58 crore, non-farm sector loan of Rs. 203.30 crore and other priority sector of Rs. 708.61 crore.

District Collector R. Selvaraj released the PLP in the presence of Assistant General Manager, NABARD, K. Ramalingam, Senior Regional Manager, IOB, Srinivasan, Assistant General Manager, RBI, Chennai, Sudhindra, Lead District Manager K. Ramasubbu.