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e-Circular

ORGANISATIONAL PLANNING.
Sl. No. : 1690/2016 - 17
Circular No. : CDO/ORG-ACQ/6/2016 - 17
Friday,March 31,2017.
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The Chief General Manager


State Bank of India
Local Head Office
All LHOs/CAG/MCG/SAMG

CDO/ORG-AKK/06/2016-17 Date: 31.03.2017

CREATION AND REORGANISATION OF CIRCLES/ NETWORKS/


ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES / REGIONAL BUSINESS OFFICES
CONSEQUENT UPON ACQUISITION OF FIVE ASSOCIATE BANKS AND
BHARATIYA MAHILA BANK LTD

Creation / reorganisation of Circles, Networks, Administrative Offices and Regional


Business Offices consequent upon acquisition of five Associate Banks i.e. State
Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur (SBBJ), State Bank of Hyderabad (SBH), State Bank of
Mysore (SBM), State Bank of Patiala (SBP) and State Bank of Travancore (SBT)
and Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited (BMBL) was approved by the Executive
Committee of the Central Board (ECCB) of the Bank vide its meeting no. 33/2016-17
dated 17th November 2016. The gazette notifications by the Government of India
regarding acquisition of the five Associate Banks have been issued vide Notification
No. G.S.R. 156 (E) to G.S.R. 160(E) dated 22.02.2017. The gazette notification
regarding acquisition of Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited has been issued vide
Notification No.G.S.R.269 (E) dated 20.03.2017.

2. In order to handle the increased number of branches / other offices and


business levels in National Banking Group (NBG), post-merger, creation /
reorganisation of Circles, Networks, Administrative Offices and Regional Business
Offices has been approved as under:
(A) Circles -Two (2):

(a) Jaipur Circle carved out from existing Delhi with its Local Head Office
at Jaipur covering the State of Rajasthan.

(b) Bifurcation of existing Hyderabad Circle into:


(i) Andhra Pradesh Circle covering the State of Andhra Pradesh with
its Local Head Office proposed at Amravati / Vijaywada.
(ii) Telengana Circle i.e. remaining part of present Hyderabad Circle,
covering the state of Telengana with its Local Head Office at
Hyderabad.
Further, till such time the new Local Head Office building of Andhra Pradesh
Circle at Amravati/Vijaywada is ready, it will function from Hyderabad. As

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Local Head Offices of the two Circles carved out of Hyderabad Circle, will be
presently located at Hyderabad, to avoid ambiguity and also for administrative
convenience, it is proposed to name the Circles as Andhra Pradesh Circle
and Telengana Circle.

As a result of creation of two new Circles, the number of Circles under


National Banking Group (NBG) would increase from existing fourteen (14) to
sixteen (16) as under:
(i) Ahmedabad, (ii) Andhra Pradesh, (iii) Bangalore, (iv) Bhopal
(v) Bhubaneswar, (vi) Chandigarh, (vii) Chennai, (viii)Delhi, (ix) Jaipur, (x)
Kolkata,(xi) Lucknow, (xii) Mumbai, (xiii) North-East, (xiv) Patna, (xv)
Telengana and (xvi) Thiruvananthapuram.
In respect of seven Circles i.e. Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Kolkata,
Lucknow, North East and Patna, there is a marginal impact on account of
merger for which no reorganisation has been considered necessary at
present.

(B) Networks – Eight (08) - new Networks are proposed to be created as


per following breakup: in Bangalore(01), Chandigarh(01), Delhi(01),
Jaipur(02), Mumbai(01), Telengana(01) and Thiruvananthapuram(01)
Circles.

(C) Administrative Offices (AOs): Twenty five (25) - new AOs are
proposed to be created as per following breakup: in Andhra
Pradesh(02), Bangalore(05), Chandigarh(03), Chennai(01), Delhi(02),
Jaipur(04), Mumbai(03), Telengana(03) and Thiruvananthapuram(02)
Circles.

(D) Regional Business Offices (RBOs): – One hundred (100) new RBOs
are proposed to be created as per following breakup: in Andhra
Pradesh(05), Bangalore(21), Chandigarh(15), Chennai(03), Delhi (03),
Jaipur(22), Mumbai(05), Telengana(14) and Thiruvananthapuram(12)
Circles.
(Details in respect of the Circles / Networks / Administrative Offices /
Regional Business Offices created/reorganized due to merger are
furnished in Annexure 1 to 9)
3. The acquisition will be effective on and from 1st April 2017, herein after
referred to as Effective Date and the reorganised structures / outfits including the
two new Circles (Jaipur & Andhra Pradesh) will become operational w.e.f. 24th April
2017. Further, the data integration of each Bank would be taken up separately,
schedule for which will be advised after the Effective Date.

4. Please bring the contents of this Circular to the notice of all concerned and
arrange accordingly.
Yours faithfully,

Sd/-
(Prashant Kumar)
Dy. Managing Director & Corporate Development Officer
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