“The Authority has been taking proactive efforts towards delivering its mandate of Investor Education and Protection since its establishment and the number of programmes conducted in one year have risen significantly from 1869 in 2013-2014 to 5876 in 2017-2018. The Authority has conducted 14519 awareness programmes through PI’s and CSC e-Governance Services India Ltd., Ministry of Communications & IT (DeitY) till 2017 -18. During FY 2018-19, 35000 programs have been planned through CSC and approximately 1000 programmes through PIs.
Further, the Investor Education through audio-visual contents has also been carried out and Multilingual Jingles have been developed by IEPF Authority for investor awareness, messages to companies for ensuring compliances, fraudsters, and for filing of claims with IEPF. Awareness messages through crawlers are being released and advertisements about the activities of Authority and investor awareness are released from time to time. ”
62655 Investor Awareness Programmes (IAPs) have been conducted through the Professional Institutes.
7839 Investor Awareness Programmes (IAPs) have been conducted through CSC e-governance sensitizing 236403 families/citizen from 2013-14 till December, 2017. To increase the outreach of these programmes a proposal for conducting 35,000 additional IAPs covering the remaining states of the country have been planned.
Joint campaign for Investor awareness in association with RBI, SEBI & Deptt. of Consumer Affairs has been launched.
Awareness creating jingles are run on All India Radio, FM Rainbow and Vividh Bharti Channels,Crawlers are run on television, SMS are sent on mobile phones and advertisements are released in newspapers.