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Regional Rural Banks in India: A Comparison of the Assam Gramin Vikas Bank and the Meghalaya Rural Bank | Original Article

Govinda Prasad Bhandari* in Anusandhan (RNTUJ-AN) | Multidisciplinary Academic Research


The Assam Gramin Vikas Bank (AGVB) and the Meghalaya Rural Bank (MRB) are currently functioning in the State of Assam and Meghalaya. Over all the motto of both the Banks are similar as per the working guidelines of the Regional Rural Banks in India. As the two states are nearby states and therefore in the current study it is tried to see the working position of the AGVB and the MRB. For the study purpose available data have been collected from period 2007 to 2016, and necessary calculations are made to see the comparative picture of both the Banks. In the study important areas compared for the study are branch network, employees’ strength, per branch & employee income and expenditure etc. The calculated value of the various parameters taken for the study of both the Banks are put in the various tables so that the picture of the comparison can be easily grasped.