Punjab National Bank is an Indian multinational banking and financial services company. It is a state-owned corporation based in New Delhi, India.

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About Punjab National Bank

Punjab National Bank, India’s first Swadeshi Bank, commenced its operations on April 12, 1895 from Lahore, with an authorised capital of Rs 2 lac and working capital of Rs 20,000. Far-sighted visionaries and patriots like Lala Lajpat Rai, Mr. E C Jessawala, Babu Kali Prasono Roy, Lala Harkishan Lal and Sardar Dyal Singh Majithia displayed courage in giving expression to the spirit of nationalism by establishing the first bank purely managed by Indians with Indian Capital. During the long history of the Bank, 7 banks have merged with PNB.

Vision of the Bank

Creating Value for all its customers,Investors and Employees for being the first choice for all stakeholders.

Mission of the Bank

To position PNB as the `Most Preferred Bank` for customers, the `Best Place to Work In` for employees and a `Benchmark of Excellence` for the industry.


Bank is having branches in India in the following States/UTs :

  • Andaman And Nicobar Island
  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Arunachal Pradesh
  • Assam
  • Bihar
  • Chandigarh
  • Chhattisgarh
  • Dadra And Nagar Haveli
  • Daman And Diu
  • Delhi
  • Kerala
  • Madhya Pradesh
  • Maharashtra
  • Manipur
  • Meghalaya
  • Mizoram
  • Nagaland
  • Odisha
  • Puducherry
  • Punjab
  • Rajasthan
  • Sikkim
  • Tamil Nadu
  • Telangana
  • Goa
  • Gujarat
  • Haryana
  • Himachal Pradesh
  • Jammu And Kashmir
  • Jharkhand
  • Karnataka
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Uttarakhand
  • West Bengal
  • Tripura


Services provided by PNB Bank are as follows :

1.Term Loans

PNB offers Term Loans to support capital expenditures for setting up/starting industrial unit and new business as well as for expansion, revocation etc.

2.Export Finance

PNB provides Export Finance at pre-shipment and post shipment stage to exporters in various types of fund based and non fund based credit facility.

3.Depository Participant (DP)

PNB as Depository Participant (DP) of NSDL provides you depository services with a secure and convenient way for holding your securities through ALL branches of bank

4.Government Business

Punjab National Bank is facilitating various Government business activities through its wide network of branches, ATMs and robust Retail and Corporate net banking platforms . The large network of our branches provides easy access across India to everyone to deposit the following Government dues & pension payments and invest in various Govt. Saving Schemes.


The initiatives taken by PNB :

Corporate Social Responsibility

Punjab National Bank (PNB) has adopted more than 168 villages in different States for their intensive economic development under PNB Vikas Village Adoption Scheme.The bank is also popularizing education among the girls in rural and semi urban areas under its PNB Laadli Scheme.The PNB today conducted CSR activities spearheading the initiatives under its Corporate Social Responsibilities.

Punjab National Bank has created a Trust namely, PNB Farmers’ Welfare Trust, duly registered with Sub Registrar VII, New Delhi on 22.9.2000. This Trust is registered under Section 12 A read with section 12 AA(1)(b) of the Income Tax Act 1961. The Trust has also obtained exemption U/s 80 G of Income Tax Act 1961 and is authorized to accept donations which are exempted under above Section.

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