Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion may be defined as the process of ensuring access to financial services as well as timely and adequate credit dispensation whenever needed by vulnerable groups and low income groups at an affordable cost.

In respect of financial inclusion project through Direct benefit Transfer, Aadhaar Enabled Payment system, Business correspondents, our bank has taken up then task of extending banking services to all the households and has covered villages as under financial inclusion programme.

S. No. District Total no. of branches Total no. of villages under area of operation having population Total no. of villages under area of operation (c) Total no. of villages covered under financial inclusion having population Total no. of villages covered under financial inclusion under area of operation (f) No. of Business Correspondent / Facilitator appointed by SGB
=<2000 (a) >2000 (b) (c=a+b) =<2000 (d) >2000 (e) (f=d+e)
1 Amreli 19 56 27 83 56 27 83 17
2 Bhavnagar 27 60 35 95 60 35 95 56
3 Botad 7 12 13 25 12 13 25 12
4 Devbhoomi Dwarka 22 84 39 123 84 39 123 34
5 Gir Somnath 13 20 29 49 20 29 49 14
6 Jamnagar 44 156 40 196 156 40 196 31
7 Junagadh 29 48 24 72 48 24 72 14
8 Morbi 11 17 8 25 17 8 25 2
9 Porbandar 17 22 7 29 22 7 29 5
10 Rajkot 27 20 7 27 20 7 27 6
11 Surendranagar 44 109 58 167 109 58 167 64

Financial Literacy Centers

Bank has set up 5 Financial literacy centers namely "Saurash" in Lalpur Dist.Jamnagar, Palitana Dist.Bhavnagar, Dhoraji Dist. Rajkot, Wankaner Dist. Morbi, Chotila Dict.Surendranagar.

Details of FLCs are as below...

Sr No FLC Centre Address FLC counsellor Name Contact
1 LALPUR S.T.Main Road,Vikas Colony, Opp.Patel Samaj, Lalpur,Jamnagar Mr.D J Mehta 9913232344
2 Chotila Main Bajar, Chotila, Surendranagar Mr M D Solanki 9375962036
3 Wankaner Nr Star Courier, Pratap Road, Green Chowk, Wankaner, Morbi Mr C K Nagavadiya 8320951185
4 Dhoraji Junagadh Main Road,Ambavadi,Opp.Anmol Industry, Dhoraji, Rajkot Mr B V Hirani 9979641303
5 PALITANA 8-Mahavirkunj, Ishwar Society, Opp S T Bus stop,Palitana,Bhavnagar Mr.J M Trivedi 9824224455