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Government pushes banks to go rural, but will it pay?

Villagers pose with their identity cards as they stand in line to open a bank account at a camp organised by a private bank in a village at Ajmer in Rajasthan, January 10, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer

Villagers pose with their identity cards as they stand in line to open a bank account at a camp organised by a private bank in a village at Ajmer in Rajasthan, January 10, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer

Villagers pose with their identity cards as they stand in line to open a bank account at a camp organised by a private bank in a village at Ajmer in Rajasthan, January 10, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rupee notes of different denominations are seen in this picture illustration taken in Mumbai April 30, 2012. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash/Files

Rupee notes of different denominations are seen in this picture illustration taken in Mumbai April 30, 2012. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash/Files

Rupee notes of different denominations are seen in this picture illustration taken in Mumbai April 30, 2012. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash/Files
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