District : Chickmagalur                 

State : Karnataka

CORPORATION BANK LEAD BANK OFFICE AND 

RURAL DEVELOPMENT & SELF EMPLOYMENT TRAINING INSTITUTE.

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Corporation Bank, a premier Public sector Bank of the Nation is entrusted with the Lead Bank responsibility of Chikmagalur District by the Reserve Bank of India since 1984 Since then Corporation Bank has set up a Rural Development & Self-Employment training Institute by name COBSET Institute, and a Regional rural bank by name Chikmagalur Kodagu Grameena Bank with head quarters at Chikmagalur.

 LEAD BANK OFFICE, CHIKMAGALUR.

 The Lead bank Office is headed by the Lead District Manager. He is the Convener of the District Consultative Committee (DCC) for Banking Development in the district. The Chief Executive Officer of the Zilla Panchayath is the Chairman of the DCC,  All the Heads of Development Departments and the District coordinators and the Executives of the major banks operating in the District are the members of the DCC. The committee also includes the Assistant General Manager (LDO) of the Reserve bank of India and the District Development manger of the NABARD.The Committee meets every quarter and reviews the progress achieved in the implementation of various banking schemes of both the State and Central Governments.

 The Lead district Manger is also the Convener of district Level Review Committee (DLRC), with The Chief Executive Officer of the Zilla Panchayath as Chairman . The committee has the Member of Parliament, MLAs, MLCs and the President of the Zilla Panchayath as the members apart from the Heads of all Development Departments in the District with the Assistant General Manager (LDO) and the Assistant General Manager (DDM) of NABARD. Committee which meets quarterly reviews the banking sector progress and discusses   policy matters and takes decisions.

Besides, the DCC has a Sub-Committee, which is also termed as Standing Committee cum District SGSY committee. This Standing Committee meets every Month under the Chairmanship of The Chief Executive Officer of the Zilla Panchayath. The District coordinators of all Banks and the heads of all the Development Departments of the Government are the members of the committee. The committee reviews the progress in implementation of SGSY, PMRY and other important schemes.

 The Lead District Manger is also required to attend KDP, PMRY Review Committee, and many other development activities to coordinate the credit flow in to the desired channels and Schemes. The Lead Bank Office is also required to initiate the process of preparation of Annual /District Credit Plan for the ensuing year, firm up the same in the Block Level Bankers Committee Meetings based on the branch  Credit Plans prepared by the bank branches and launch the same before the end of the financial year. The progress in the implementation of the on going Credit plan will be reviewed in the Quarterly District level and Block level meetings.

 The district has about 168 branches of 18 Banking and financial institutions including Private& Public Sector, Cooperative sector, and KSFC.Chiko Grameena Bank has 30 branches, followed by Canara Bank with 24 branches. Bank of India, Bank of Baroda in Public sector and Federal Bank in Private sector have just one branch each in the district. The list of Bank branches in the district is given in the annexure.

 Corporation Bank Self Employment Training Institute (COBSET INSTITUTE):

 It is the training arm of the Lead Bank with jurisdiction over Chikmagalur, Kodagu and Hassan Districts.  It is an Institutional intervention in fighting unemployment in the Area since 1996. The Rural Youth are given training in entrepreneurship development, introduction to skill and skill up gradation in various trades such as Motor rewinding, TV, Radio repair, Photography, Videography, and Lamination, Domestic Electrical Appliances Repair, Dress/Fashion Designing, Beautician, Screen printing, Computer Hardware, DTP, etc. So far the Institute has trained about 5000 youths of Chikmagalur, Kodagu and Hassan District out of which about 2500 youths have started their own enterprise. Thus the settlement rate is 50%. The Institute is training the candidates selected for assistance under PMRY& KVIB/KVIC in the district in EDP input. Besides EDP training programmes, the Institute conducts Skill based Rural Entrepreneurship training programmes sponsored by NABARD and other Departments such as Women Development Corporation, and others.

 CHIKMAGALUR KODAGU GRAMEENA BANK:

 This is the Regional rural Bank sponsored by Corporation Bank with jurisdiction over Chikmagalur and Kodagu Districts where Corporation Bank has Lead Bank responsibility. It has 30 branches in Chikmagalur district, with some branches computerised. It has on its Board of Directors the Chief Executive Officers of Zilla Panchayath of Chikmagalur and Kodagu apart form other nominees of the sponsor Bank, Government of India, NABARD & RBI. The Bank is also striving for the development of the District.

COMMERCIAL AND CO-OPRATIVE BANKS IN CHIKMAGALUR DISTRICT 

( BANKWISE / BLOCKWISE )

Sl.

No

NAME OF THE BANK

No. of Branches

B L O C K S

R

SU

Total

CHIKMAGALUR

KADUR

KOPPA

MUDIGERE

N.R.PURA

SRINGRI

TARIKERE

1

BANK OF BARODA

 

1

1

Chikmagalur

2

CANARA BANK

 

 

 

 

 

 

20

4

 

24

Chikmagalur Main

Kadur

Hirekodige

Mudigere

N.R.Pura

Basavanahalli

Panchanahalli

Kalasa

Balehonnur

Sringeri

Tarikere

Mallanduru

Bisalehalli

Kudrekukh

Lakkavalli

Kalasapura

Sakrepatna

Balehole

Neralekere

Hiregouja

Hospet(Thogarihankal)

Sathihalli(Gullanpet)

K.B. Hal

Belavadi

3.

CORPORATION BANK

5

1

6

Chikmagalu

Yagati

Kogre

 

 

 

Bukkambudhi

Hunsagatta

Shivani

4.

INDIAN BANK

1

1

2

Chikmagalur

 

Koppa

 

 

 

 

5.

INDIAN OVERSEAS BANK

2

1

3

Chikmagalur

 

 

 

 

 

Lingada halli

Kudlur

6.

KARNATAKA BANK LTD.

19

2

21

Chikmagalur

Choulahiriyur

Koppa

Banakal

Balehonnuru

Sringeri

Tarikere

Shirvase

Anthar gatta

Kammaradi

Gonibeedu

Melpal

Begar

Ajjampura

Kudregundi

Niduvale

Narve

Kalasa

Jayapura

(Mudigere)

Hosakoppa

Hariharpura

7.

STATE BANK OF INDIA

2

1

3

Chikmagalur

 

 

ADS Mudigere

 

 

 

Kudremukh

8.

STATE BANK OF MYSORE

11

5

16

Chikmagalur

Kadur

Koppa

Mudigere

N.R.Pura

Sringeri

Tarikere

a) I.G. Road

Biruru     

Uttame shwara

Kannapura

Kunchebylu

Ajjampura

b) Main Road

Singatagere

(Belavina kodige)

Pattadur

Nidagatta

9.

SYNDICATE BANK

13

2

15

Chikmagalur(Main)

Hirena     lluru

Koppa

Kudremukh

Gadigeshwara

Sringeri

-

Belur  Road, Chickmagalur

Elemadlu

Javali

Muthinakoppa

Addagadde

Basari     katte

Mudigere

Markal

Harihara pura

10.

VIJAYA BANK

10

2

12

Chikamagalur

Birur

 

Mudigere

Magundi

 

Rangena halli

Aldur

Devanur

 

Hirebylu

Sangameshwarapete

Yallambalase

 

Avathi

Mathigatta

 

11

BANK OF INDIA

 

1

1

Chickmagalur

12.

THE VYSYA BANK LTD.

 

2

2

Chikamagalur

Kadur

-

-

-

-

-

13.

FEDERAL BANK LTD.

 

1

1

Chikmagalur

-

-

-

-

-

-

A

COMMERCIAL BANKS TOTAL 

84

23

107

24

17

15

19

8

8

14

1

CHIKO GRAMEEN BANK

28

2

30

Chikmagalur

K.Bidare

Halmathur

Samse

Balehonnur

Nemmar

Shantha veri

Hiremagalur

Vokkala gere

Agalagandi

Kottige hara

Beguru

Uddeboranahalli

Kunka nadu

Shanuvalli

Gowda  halli

M.C.Halli

Mugulavalli

Anegere

Koppa

(Hosakere)

Mugthihalli

S.bidre

Bharathibylu

Mallenahalli

Kadur

Amble

Lakya

Joladal

Kanathi & ZP Branch

B

TOTAL GRAMEENA BANK 

28

2

30

11

4

4

 

1

3

(A+B)

TOTAL  

112

25

137

35

23

19

23

9

9

17

1

C.D.C.C.    BANK LTD.

13

6

19

Chikmagalur

Kadur

Koppa

Mudigere

N.R. Pura

Sringeri

Tarikere

1.Bazar

Birur

Harihara pura

Bankal

Balehonnuru

Ajjampura

R.G.Road

Singatagere

Jayapura

Lakkavalli

Ladies Br.

Sakre patna

Aldur

2

PCARD      BANK LTD.

5

3

8

Chikmagalur

Kadur

Koppa

Mudigere

N.R. Pura

Sringeri

Tarikere

Karimane

3

K.I.C. Bank LTD

 

1

1

Chikmagalur

 

 

 

 

 

 

C

CO-OP/OTH FIN. INST TOTAL 

18

10

28

7

5

5

3

3

2

4

1

 Pattana Sahakari Bank

 

1

1

2

 Zilla Mahile Sahakari Bank

 

1

1

3

K.S.F.C.

 

1

1

Chikmagalur

 

 

 

 

 

 

D TOTAL   3 3              

A+B+C+D

TOTAL

130

38

168

41

27

23

26

12

11

21

Note :- R - Rural, SU - Semi-Urban, T - Total

For Details Contact :

The Lead District Manager,

Corporation Bank,

Lead Bank Office,

Chickmagalur, Mountain View Annexe,

Phone 08262 222750.