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Letter to BS: Bimal Jalan-led committee to decide on RBI reserve transfer

A bank's profits and reserves have in them a large share of unrealised profits

Bimal Jalan

Bimal Jalan (pictured), former RBI governor, also pitched for a rating upgrade for India due to a number of steps taken by the government

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This refers to “Bimal Jalan led committee to decide on RBI reserve transfer” (December 27). The government and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) should be complimented for agreeing on a panel to go into the contentious issue of the framework to determine capital reserves of a bank. Although there have been three panels that have gone into the matter, the issue has remained a subject of serious debates. As the committee comprises past governors/deputy governors who have also had innings in the government, they will be able to appreciate and accommodate the points of view of the government and

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First Published: Dec 30 2018 | 10:47 PM IST

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