About The Department
Banking Scenario in the State of Jharkhand
There are about 1500 bank branches of Scheduled Commercial Banks, Private Banks and Regional Rural Banks working in the state of Jharkhand.
About 1000 branches are situated in rural areas and about 250 branches in semi-urban areas.
Allahabad Bank is the convener of State level Banker's Committee with its office situated at Lalpur Chowk, Ranchi ( Telefax No. 2560364).
Of the 22 districts in the state, Lead Responsibility is vested with Bank of India in 13 districts, with SBI in 7 districts and 2 with Allahabad Bank.
In a bid to improve the customer service, majority of the banks have computerized their bank branches particularly in urban and semi-urban centers, extended/modified their banking hours and have installed ATMs at prominent centers.