Vijaya Bank is an Indian nationalized financial institution. Know more about the owner of Vijaya Bank and more organization information. Vijaya Bank is one of the major public sector institutions and altogether a major government-owned commercial bank of India.

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Vijaya Bank was incorporated in the year 1931. Formerly, called Vijaya Bank Ltd. Vijaya Bank eventually came into existence on the date 15th of April, as a result of the Government of India obtaining the Vijaya Bank Ltd.

The corporate office, located in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. The government of India is the owner of Vijaya Bank. 

Vijaya Bank Ltd., after all, was instituted by an association of farmers driven by Attavar Balakrishna Shetty on 23 October 1931 in Mangaluru,   Karnataka State. Generally speaking, it was established on the propitious Vijayadashami Day, consequently, it was named ‘Vijaya Bank’.

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Company Name  Vijaya Bank
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 Attavar Balakrishna Shetty

Government of India

Founded  23 October 1931
CEO  R A Sankara Narayanan
Active (merged with Bank of Baroda )
Head Office Bangalore, India
 41/2, Trinity Circle, M.G. Road,Bangalore– 560001
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Vijaya Bank is owned by the Indian Government. Since that date, the Government of India took over the Vijaya Bank Ltd.

  • G Narayanan – Non-Executive Chairman and Non-Official Director
  • R A Sankara Narayanan -Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
  • B.S Rama Rao – Executive Director
  • Nageshwara Rao. Y – Executive Director
  • Dr. Srinivasa Rao N – Govt. Nominee Director
  • G P Borah – RBI Nominee Director
  • Vivek Soni – Non-Official Director under CA Category
  • M Bhagavantha Rao – Part-time Non-official Director
  • V V R Sastry – Part-time Non-official Director
  • S Raghunath – Part-time Non-official Director
  • Raghavendra Gupta – Shareholder Director
  • Rajan Dogra – Shareholder Director
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In fact, as of March 2017, the bank has a network of 2031 branches covering the country and beyond 4000 customer touchpoints comprising 2001 ATMs.

During the period of  1963–68, the Vijaya bank grew into an Indian bank through the merger of 9 miniature banks into Vijaya Bank. Further, Vijaya Bank got nationalized in the year 1980. Especially,  the credit for this amalgamation and the growth of the Bank possessed by the late  Mulki Sunder Ram Shetty,  the Chief Executive of the bank during the period.

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Owner of Vijaya Bank India Limited customer care -Wiki – profile

Finally, The Bank provides diverse technology products, including ATMs, Cash Deposit Machines, internet banking, Mobile Banking, Tab Banking, Debit and Credit cards, e-Passbook, Mobile wallets, Funds transfer through RTGS and NEFT, etc. Furthermore, all Branches/offices are under RTGS / NEFT. Moreover, the Bank also offers RuPay cards to its customers.

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Here is the list of toll-free numbers of the bank.

  • 1800 425 5885 , / 9992, / 4066
  • 080 -25584066

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