India's first nationalized bank for 'Women'
The first Nationalized bank for women 'Bhartiya Mahila Bank' is expected to be operational from November. The bank has invited applications through online mode from female candidates for 115 posts. Candidates may apply online till September 30.
Bharatiya Mahila Bank proposes to complete the first six branches at Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Indore and Guwahati by October 15. The head quarter will be in New Delhi. The branches will also be set up in Kolkata, Guwahati, Chennai, Bangalore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Mysore and Indore next year.
The government has already approved Rs 1,000 crore seed capital for the women focused public sector bank, announced by Finance Minister P Chidambaram in his budget speech in 2013. Reserve Bank of India gave its in-principal approval for the Bharatiya Mahila Bank in June and the banking company is being set up.
One of the key objective of the bank is focus on the banking needs of women and promote economic empowerment.Female applicants must be graduate in any faculty from any reputed and recognized university with good knowledge of basics of computer, says an advertisement by the bank.