Janani was selected as one of three finalists at Sankalp 2009 investor forum under high impact category. The following video profile of Janani’s agri advice service was screened at the plenary session.
Janani has partnered with International Institute for Information Technology (IIIT-H), Hyderabad, MediaLab Asia, and Government of India’s Ministry of IT to develop eSagu. Following Video provides a snapshort of eSagu model
eSagu has won many International and national awards and has received extensive media coverage and has been featured on DD News and Aaj Tak.
Franchisee World April 2011
INDIA TODAY TAMIL DEC 2010
Khamam News: 1st July 2007
Vartha Warrangal: 7th December 2006
ICICI Bank loans to E-sagu farmers
Station Ghanapur (rural) Dec 6, prabhata Vartha
CEO of Janani Group, Mr. Sundara Rajan Sampath told that e-sagu farmers will get loans directly from the banks. On wednes day a meeting of e-sagu farmers was held at Malkapur village in Ghanapur Mandal. e-sagu project chief Mr.Polepalli Krishna Reddy presided the meeting. On this occasion Mr. Sundara Rajan Sampath told that ICICI bank is coming forward to give loans. They will give crop loans sufficiently and only after getting produce the loan amount will be recovered. Small farmers have to get loans by giving pahani and photos. Entire loan amount will not be give as cash, and only loan will be given for fertilizers and pesticides. Irrespective of loan amount sanctioned, interest will be charged on the actual amount utilized. Chief Project Officer told that from the seed stage to harvesting, e-sagu will give all types of assistance like pest control, so that farmer will get higher yielding. In this year e-sagu services will be available for 33 villages.
Andhra Jyothi (7 th Dec 2006)
Aim of E-sagu is the farmers welfare
Associate professor Mr.Krishna Reddy told that problems facing by farmers can be solved. .In Malkapur Mandal, e-sagu center meeting was held on Wednesday, with regard to bank loans to farmers. Members of e-sagu will get financial assistance from ICICI bank, marketing assistance and other storage facility from Janani. Private banks also extending financial assistance as in case of nationalized banks to the farmers. ICICI and Janani are united to provide new financial assistance. Farmers have to pay to interest on the loan amount availed, but not the entire loan sanctioned. There is no restriction to become a Member. On good faith only farmers can avail this facility .In this meeting Mr. Sunder Rajan CEO Janani foods, Mohan reddy, co-ordinator Ravindhra Reddy, Vijay Srinivas, Programmer Raji Reddy and other farmers participated.