India’s first woman bank

Mumbai: The first woman bank was started at Mumbai’s Nariman Point. The Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Finance Minister P Chidambaram attended the function. Usha Ananthasubramaniom who was the Managing Director of Punjab National Bank is the first Chairperson of Mahila Bank. The Bank was commissioned on Nov 19 as it was the birthday of India’s first woman Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. The Finance Minister said that only 28% of Indian woman have bank accounts. In the first phase there will be seven branches for the Bharathiya Mahila Bank and by 2014 March this will be increased to 25 branches and will open 500 branches within four years.

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