Kolkata, March 7, 2023: Bandhan Bank announced the opening of its Mega Currency Chest in Kolkata. This currency chest help the Bank in cash management for the 1,757 banking outlets and ATMs in the state of West Bengal.
Shri Gunveer Singh, Chief General Manager, Reserve Bank of India inaugurated the currency chest today. Senior officials were present at the inauguration of the Kolkata currency chest.
The currency chest is situated in New Town area of the city. This is the Bank’s third mega currency chest, the other two being in Patna and Guwahati. This chest would facilitate fresh currency circulation and manage the soiled notes from the economy. It would help the Bank to serve its clientele better.
In West Bengal, Bandhan Bank currently has a customer base of more than 1 crore. The Bank has 182 bank branches in its Kolkata region.
C S Ghosh, MD & CEO, Bandhan Bank commented on the occasion, “While Bandhan has spread its wings across the nation, right from the days of being an NGO to transitioning to an NBFC and finally as a universal Bank, Bandhan has continued to maintain its strength in its home market, West Bengal. We have received the trust and love of more than 1 crore customers in the state. The opening of this currency chest will further strengthen the Bank’s operations in the city of Kolkata in particular and the state of West Bengal in general. It is also a testament to our commitment to the development of the West Bengal and other eastern states of India.”