October 16, 2023, Ashok Circle Koppal, Karnataka: HDFC Bank has introduced a state-of-the-art ‘Bank on Wheels’ van in Ashok Circle, Koppal District of Karnataka. With this initiative, HDFC Bank is taking banking to people’s doorstep in semi-urban & rural geographies to provide access to banking in Karnataka. Earlier bank had introduced the ‘Bank on Wheels’ van in B C Road Bantwal.
Karnataka becomes the eighth state after Maharashtra, Gujarat, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Jammu & Kashmir, Karnataka & West Bengal where HDFC Bank has launched its ‘Bank on Wheels’ initiative.
With this initiative, HDFC Bank has taken banking to people’s doorstep in semi-urban & rural geographies to provide access to banking products and services in all districts of Ashok Circle Koppal.
The ‘Bank on Wheels’ van was flagged off by Shri. Abhinava Gavisiddeshwara Mahaswamiji Gavimath, Shri. K Raghavendra, Hitnal Member of Legislative Assembly, Shri. Nalini Atul I.A.S Deputy Commissioner & District Magistrate, Shri. Captain Mahesh Malagitti Assistant Commissioner, Shri. Sanjay Kotbal Charted Accountant, Mr. Imran Patcha Circle Head – Retail Branch Banking – South 2, Mr. Hanamanthsa M S – Cluster Head, Retail Branch Banking, and other senior officials of HDFC Bank.
Commenting on the introduction of the ‘Bank of Wheels’ van in Karnataka, Mr. Anil Bhavnani, Sr. Executive Vice President, and Head of Rural Banking, RBB, HDFC Bank said: “We are pleased to take banking to people’s doorstep with the launch of Bank on Wheels Van. There is an enormous opportunity to serve people living in semi-urban and rural areas and this initiative will improve access to banking in under-banked geographies and key congregation points in all districts of Karnataka”.
The van will offer a number of banking services, including Cash Deposit Machine and ATM services, and an exclusive range of products designed specifically for rural banking customers. Going forward, we plan to launch this initiative in several other states.”
The following products and services will be available on the ‘Bank on Wheels’ van:
|Savings Account||Cash Withdrawal|
|Farmers Account||Cash Deposit|
|Current Account||Cheque Deposit|
|Fixed Deposit Account||Aadhar Linking with Bank Account|
|Kisan Gold Card||Account Nomination|
|Gold Loan||Banking Queries|
|Tractor Loan||Mobile Banking|
|Car Loan||Digital Banking With UPI|
|Two-wheeler Loan||Financial Literacy|
|Home Loan||Social Security Scheme by GOI|
|Dukandaar Express Overdraft|