New Delhi: The 65th Bank Day of State Bank of India was commemorated by New Delhi Circle on 1st July 2020, with emphasis on Social Service, Environment, Health and Digital Banking. Shri Vijuy Ronjan, Chief General Manager(CGM), New Delhi Circle participated and launched various programmes on Bank Day, the day commenced with Pledge by all the staff to make SBI the bank of the first choice for everybody. Under Community Services, tree plantations were organized at Municipal Primary School at Lajpat Nagar and at different branches and Bank’s residential complexes. Shri. Ronjan along with Staff members planted saplings at the premises of Local Head Office at Parliament Street. Bank also distributed Ration Kits to 150 underprivileged families at Badli, Delhi and clothes collected from bank staff members were also distributed to the needy people through an NGO. Further, to fight against COVID-19, ten Automatic Hand Sanitizer Machines were provided to Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi.
On the day, a Doctor’s Talk was held with special focus on Covid-19 for staff members. Later in the evening, Bank day cultural programs were conducted over online platform with participation from staff members from different locations of the Circle. During the day, CGM Shri Ronjan inaugurated 5 new branches through video conference. In his address, Shri Ronjan highlighted the bank’s significant contribution to the economy of the country with the history of the State Bank of India and emphasized the values of SBI’s corporate values – Service, Transparency, Ethics, Politeness and Sustainability to improve the customer banking experience to the employees through their inspiring message. Shri Ronjan also reiterated guiding principles given by Chairman of the Bank, Shri Rajnish Kumar, to provide good customer service to the staff and emphasized on its compliance along with the pledge to passionately guard the glory of SBI and take personal responsibility for sustaining SBI’s position as leader and pioneer in financial services.