SBI Kolkata, is one of a trusted government bank of the city. SBI or State Bank of India was established in 1973. Its commitment to nation building is comprehensive and provides facilities for farmers, domestic treasury as well as small business activities. SBI has over 16000 branches and above 5000 ATMs in the country. It is listed as one of the most reputable banks in the Forbes list and has about 52 offices / branches in 32 countries around the world. SBI plans to launch 1000 branches and 10,000 ATMs more in the fiscal year 2009-10 mostly in urban and semi-rural areas.
Services provided by SBI Kolkata:
SBI Kolkata, previously known as Calcutta, has 218 branches as well as 111 ATM centers all over the city and its outskirts. Now that SBI has embraced the latest technology and made the banking accessible through the net too, it provides net banking services like personal banking. SBI Kolkata also provides saving and current bank accounts along with information on different kinds of deposit schemes like term deposits, recurring deposit account and SBI Tax Savings Scheme. The SBI in Kolkata also has rural branches which help the agriculturists to avail facilities from the bank. The bank also helps them to educate about agricultural loans and other saving schemes and help them with their financial status.
NRI banking like remittances to India, NRI deposit schemes, NRI home loan and many more are available with SBI Kolkata. Other than that SBI in Kolkata provides services like safe deposit locker, gift cheques, e-pay, e-rail, domestic treasury, ATM services, SBI credit cards, loan services as well as broking services to its customers. For more details you can visit: http://www.statebankofindia.com/viewsection.jsp?lang=0&id=0,10
Some of the branches of SBI Kolkata are listed below:
Samridhi Bhawan, Kolkata main Branch, Kolkata - 700001 Phone: (033) 22482827, 22487602 Fax: 2206850
24/1/1, Alipore Road, Kolkata - 700027 Phone: (033) 24798631, 24797035 Fax: 0334398166
50-A, Gariahat Road, Ballygunge, Kolkata - 700019 Phone: (033) 24753379, 24540149 Fax: 4753379
6/1, Ramesh Mitra Road, Bhowanipore, Kolkata - 700025 Phone: (033) 24755369, 24764851
195, MG Road, urra Bazar, Kolkata - 700007 Phone: (033) 22394626, 22386409
Common contact number for SBI Kolkata:
You can now call SBI toll free at: 1800112211 or 080-26599990 from any BSNL or MTNL phone and access your account balance and transaction details on phone all 24 hours. Information on deposits and loan schemes and other bank services can also be accessed through this channel. Official site: http://www.statebankofindia.com/index.htm