REGIONAL RURAL BANKS

The Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) were established in 1975 under the provisions of the Ordinance promulgated on 26th September, 1975 and Regional Rural Banks Act, 1976 with a view to developing the rural economy by providing, for the purpose of development of agriculture, trade, commerce, industry and other productive activities in the rural areas, credit and other facilities, particularly to small and marginal farmers, agricultural labourers, artisans and small entrepreneurs, and for matters connected therewith and incidental thereto.

As on date SBI is having 14 sponsored RRBs with a network of 3784 branches.

Sl.No
Regional Rural Banks
Postal Address of Head Office
Website Address

1.

Andhra Pradesh Gr Vikas Bank

H.No.2-5-8/1, Ramnagar, Hanamkonda, Warangal – 506001

www.apgvbank.in

2.

Arunachal Pradesh Rural Bank

Sector E, Shiv Mandir Road, PO Naharlagun, Distt. Papumpare 791110

www.apruralbank.com

3.

Chattishgarh Rajya Gramin Bank

15 Recreation Road, Choubey Colony, Raipur – 492001

www.cgbank.in

4.

Ellaquai Dehati Bank

Sir Syed Market, Wazir Bagh, Kashmir - 190008

www.edb.org.in

5.

Langpi Dehangi Rural Bank

Diphu, Distt. Karbi Anglong, Assam - 782460

www.ldrb.org

6.

Madhyanchal Gramin Bank

Poddar Colony, Tili Road, Saugor - 470001

www.mgbank.co.in

7.

Meghalaya Rural Bank

MTC Building, 2nd Floor, Police Bazar, Shillong - 793001

www.meghalayaruralbank.co.in

8.

Mizoram Rural Bank

B-5, Babu Tilla, Zarkawt, Aizawl – 796007

www.mizoramruralbank.com

9.

Nagaland Rural Bank

Opp. War Cemetery, Kohima – 797001

No web page is created by RRB.

10.

Purvanchal Bank

Mohaddipur, Gorakhpur – 273008

www.pgbgorakhpur.com

11.

Saurashtra Gramin Bank

1st Floor, S.J. Palace, Gopalnagar, Dhebar Road, Rajkot – 360002

www.sgb.org.in

12.

Utkal Grameen Bank

Club Pada, Bolangir (Orissa) – 767001

www.ugb.co.in

13.

Uttarakhand Gramin Bank

18, New Road, Dehradun - 248001

www.uttarakhandgraminbank.com

14.

Vananchal Gramin Bank

Dumka (Jharkhand)

www.vananchalgraminbank.com

The aggregate deposits and advances of all RRBs (sponsored by the Bank) as on 31.03.2014 stood at Rs.41,034cr and Rs.24,032cr respectively. They have posted a profit of Rs.438 cr during the year 2013-14. The bulk of the loans from RRBs were to the priority sector. The percentage of priority sector advances and agri advances to total advances as on 31.03.2014 was 77.09% (benchmark 60%) & 63.78% respectively.

All these RRBs are on Core Banking platform. In addition to that, SBI has implemented various technology products in its sponsored RRBs which enabled them to adopt modern technologies in banking. This has helped the RRBs to improve their performance at par with Commercial Banks. The following IT products have been enabled to SBI sponsored RRBs:

  • CBS

  • NEFT

  • RTGS

  • Central Plan Scheme Monitoring System (CPSMS)

  • ATM-cum-Debit Card (on RuPay Platform)

  • KCC Card (on RuPay platform)

  • Aadhar Payment Bridge System (APBS)

  • Kiosk Banking

Other IT initiatives under implementation:
  • Internet Banking

  • Mobile Banking

  • HRMS

  • Cheque Truncation System

  • Biometric Authentication

  • Anti-Money Laundering