Tiruchy-based Grama Vidiyal Microfinance (GVM), a non-banking finance company (NBFC) which started its operations a year back plans to increase its branches from the current 100 to 225.  Speaking about GVM’s expansion plan Devaraj, chairman and managing director, said that GVMFC operates out of 18 districts in Tamil Nadu. By December 2009, the company will open branches in Andhra Pradesh followed by branches in north India.