Private sector bank HDFC today opened its 100th branch in Bihar at Patna with an aim to expand banking services in the state.
The new branch, which is located on Fraser Road in Patna, was inaugurated by Navin Puri, Country Head, Retail Branch Banking, HDFC Bank.
“Our extensive 100 branch network in Bihar reiterates our commitment to take formal banking services to every corner of the state. Our objective is to empower more people in the state by offering them our full range of banking services including digital initiatives,” Puri said in a release.
The new branch was inaugurated in the presence of Sandeep Kumar, Branch Banking Head- Bihar and Jharkhand and other senior officials of the bank, it said.
At present HDFC bank has 100 branches and 273 ATMs in the state, it said and added that the bank’s journey in Bihar began in 2002 by opening its first branch at Exhibition road in the state capital.