· First bank in the country to organise 100 coin melas in a day
· More than 6000 customers benefited
· Coins and fresh currency notes close to ` 5 crore were exchanged
Mumbai 12 September 2016: ICICI Bank Ltd, India’s largest private sector bank, organised 100 currency exchange melas at its branches across Mumbai, Thane and Navi Mumbai. These melas were organised at the Bank’s branches in the city. It was held under the guidance of the Reserve Bank of India, Issue Department - Mumbai
Shri M.C. Jadhav, General Manager, RBI, Issue Department inaugurated the event at the Fort branch.
The Bank periodically organises currency exchange melas to offer a free facility of exchanging soiled and mutilated currency notes with fresh currency and coins to the general public. These are much-awaited events that receive an overwhelming response of people from all walks of life. Anyone can avail of this facility free of cost.
The event saw participation from over 6000 customers, wherein they exchanged coins worth `60 lakhs in the denomination of `10, `5, `2 and `1. Fresh notes close to `4 crore in the denomination of `100, `50, `20 and `10 were also exchanged.
ICICI Bank has 4,451 branches and 14,073 ATMs spread across the country as on June 30, 2016. It has over 670 branches and more than 2760 ATMs in Maharashtra, along with 17 Touch Banking branches.
ICICI Bank services its large customer base through a multi-channel delivery network of branches, ATMs, call center, internet banking (www.icicibank.com), mobile banking, banking on Facebook & Twitter and ‘PocketsbyICICIBank’ the country’s first digital bank, whose first offering is an e-wallet which can be downloaded instantly by anyone.
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About ICICI Bank Ltd: ICICI Bank Ltd (NYSE:IBN) is India’s largest private sector bank with consolidated total assets of US $ 138.67 billion at March 31, 2016. Its subsidiaries include India's leading private sector insurance companies, securities brokerage firms, mutual funds and private equity firms. ICICI Bank’s presence currently spans 17 countries, including India.