Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank

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Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank
Regional Rural Bank, sponsored by Central Bank of India
Headquarters Muzaffarpur, India
Area served
Araria, Darbhanga, East Champaran, Gopalganj, Katihar, Kishanganj, Madhepura, Madhubani, Muzaffarpur, Purnea, Saharsa, Saran, Sheohar, Sitamarhi, Siwan, Supaul, West Champaran and Vaishali districts.
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Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank is a Regional Rural Bank (RRB) in the State of Bihar, India.[1] It is one of the largest regional rural banks in India in terms of branch network, staff strength and area of operation.[2][3]

The bank was created from the amalgamation of Uttar Bihar Kshetriya Gramin Bank and Kosi Kshetriya Gramin Bank(transferor regional rural banks) by Government of India in 1976 as per Gazette Notification issued by the Indian Ministry of Finance under Sub-Section (1) of Section 23 A of the Regional Rural Bank Act, 1976 (21 of 1976).[4] It is sponsored by Central Bank of India in the state of Bihar as a single regional rural bank.[1][5] The bank is headquartered in Muzaffarpur.[6][7]

Regional office[edit]

The bank has 20 regional offices.[8]

  • Araria, ADB Chowk, Araria.
  • Bettiah, Station Bazar Chowk, Supriya Cinema Road, Bettiah.
  • Bagaha, Bagha Bazar, City- Bettiah, District - West Champaran
  • Benipur, District- Darbhanga, City - Darbhanga
  • Chapra, Dahiyavan, Chapra.
  • Darbhanga, Devendra Lok, Lahriasarai, Dharbhanga.
  • Gopalganj, Vaibhav Hotel Complex, Gopalganj.
  • Hajipur, Ramashish Chowk, Hajipur.
  • Jhanjharpur, Kranti Bhavan, Jhanjharpur, Madhubani.
  • Madhepura, District. Madhepura, City - Madhepura
  • Madhubani, Parishad Bazar, Madhubani.
  • Motihari (North), Red Cross Building, Motihari.
  • Motihari ( South), Red Cross Building, Motihari.
  • Muzaffarpur (East), Ramrekha complex, Muzaffarpur.
  • Muzaffarpur (West), Power House Chowk, Muzaffarpur.
  • Purnia, Sri Nagar Hata, Purnia.
  • Saharsa, D. B. Road, Saharsa.
  • Sitamarhi, Dumra Road, Sitamarhi.
  • Siwan, Rajwansi Nagar, Siwan.
  • Siwan (East), Rajwansi Nagar, Siwan.

Areas of operation[edit]

The Uttar Gramin Regional Bank functions through a network of 1001 branches in 18 districts in the State of Bihar.[9][10]

Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank: IFSC:CBIN0R10001


The bank was awarded for the best performance in banking linkage of self-help groups (SHGs) in the Regional Rural category, at the state credit seminar organized by National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard).[11]


Bank recruits officials through the common written examination (CWE) hosted by Institute of Banking Personal Solution(IBPS) every year.[12]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "State wise list of Regional Rural Banks" (PDF). Retrieved 19 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Central Bank of India and Wipro Sign 5 Year Strategic Partnership". Retrieved 2013-09-19. 
  3. ^ Dr. N K Thingalaya. "Banking Spread: Gramin Banks versus Other Banks". Retrieved 2013-09-19. 
  4. ^ "About Us". Retrieved 19 September 2013. 
  5. ^ "Central Bank of India" (PDF). Retrieved 2013-09-19. 
  6. ^ "Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank Facts: Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank is a Gramin Bank and its Headquarters is situated in Muzzafarpur". Retrieved 19 September 2013. 
  7. ^ "Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank". Retrieved 19 September 2013. 
  8. ^ "Regional Offices". Retrieved 19 September 2013. 
  9. ^ "Financial inclusion plan for 40 banks". Retrieved 2013-09-19. 
  10. ^ "Central Bank of India and Wipro Sign 5 Year Strategic Partnership". Retrieved 2013-09-19. 
  11. ^ Vithika Salomi. "Nabard puts Bihar's credit potential in priority sector at Rs 40,829 crore". Retrieved 2013-09-19. 
  12. ^ "Common Written Examination". Retrieved 2013-09-19. 

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