STATE BANK OF PATIALA
STATE BANK OF PATIALA The rich heritage of State Bank of Patiala dates back to the year 1917, when it was founded by Late His Highness Bhupinder Singh, Maharaja of erstwhile Patiala state, with one branch by the name of ‘Chowk Fort, Patiala’ to begin with. The Bank, then known as the ‘Patiala State Bank’ was state owned and setup for the explicit purpose of fostering growth of agriculture, trade and industry. The constitution, scope and operations of the Bank underwent a sea change with the formation of the Patiala and east Punjab States Union (PEPSU) in STATE BANK OF PATIALA 1948.The Bank was then reorganized and brought under the control of Reserve Bank of India.
It was christened as the Bank of Patiala. Another milestone in history of the Bank was its becoming a subsidiary of the on 1st April,1960 when it was named as the State Bank of Patiala and since then it has grown significantly both in size and volume of business. During these glorious years, the Bank has been playing an important role in Banking sphere.
STATE BANK OF PATIALA Our Bank has now added a golden chapter to its history by fully networking all its brances on Core Banking Solutions on 08.08.2005 and become the first fully networked Public Sector Bank in the country.
The service is available on java enabled mobile phones over SMS/ GPRS where the user is required to download the application on to the mobile handset. The service can also be availed via WAP on both java and non java phones with GPRS connection. The following functionalities are available in the application based service/ WAP:
Funds transfer (within and outside the bank –using NEFT) Enquiry services (Balance enquiry/ Mini statement)
Bill Payment (Utility bills, credit cards, Insurance premium payments) Donations, Subscriptions
M Commerce STATE BANK OF PATIALA (Mobile Top Up, Top up of Tatasky, BigTV, SunDirect, DishTV connections and receive recharge pins for DigitalTV/Videocon d2h, Merchant payment, SBI life insurance premium)