RBI expands oversight committee; inducts three member on panel


The Reserve Bank has accelerated the oversight committee by appointing three extra participants to the excessive level panel to vet the procedure to solve mounting bad loans bogging down the banking region. Former chief vigilance commissioner Pradeep Kumar will head the now 5-member panel with a view to paintings through more than one benches, RBI stated in an announcement. The expansion follows the promulgation of the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Ordinance, 2017, last month. The ordinance had outlined the reconstitution of the Overseeing Committee (OC) with a multiplied mandate. “The Reserve Bank has in view that brought the OC below its aegis. The OC will, for the prevailing, have five contributors, together with a chairman, and will work through a couple of benches as may be necessary and constituted utilizing the Chairman to opine on the cases noted it through the banks” it stated.

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The reconstituted OC will paintings with an improved mandate to study, similarly to cases being restructured under the Scheme for Sustainable Structuring of Stressed Assets (S4A), the decision of different cases wherein the combined exposure of the banking area to the borrowing entity is extra than Rs 500 crore, it stated. “The round advising the banks of the above changes and other info of the method to be followed via banks for resolution of identified stressed belongings inside six months could be issued one at a time,” it stated. Besides Kumar, the alternative individuals of the committee are former SBI Chairman Janki Ballabh, former Canara Bank Chairman and Managing Director M B N Rao, former Chairman and Managing of L&T Finance Y M Deosthalee and S Raman, member Sebi.

Raman might be inducted into the panel from September 7, 2017, after he completes the time period at Sebi. On May 22, RBI said it will reconstitute the OC under its aegis to operationalise the banking ordinance to resolve the problem of bad loans that have soared to over Rs eight lakh crore. The ordinance authorizes RBI to trouble guidelines to banks to initiate insolvency decision technique in respect of a default under the provisions of the IBC.

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