Connect with us


Know reasons behind SBI’s 10,000 job recruitment



The country’s largest bank, State Bank of India (SBI), is expected to hire about 10,000 people this year. This recruitment will be in both the sections Clerical and Co-operative.

SBI Chairman Rajneesh Kumar said that at present the bank has about 2.64 lakh employees, of which about 1,000 employees and officials are retiring every month. Hundred percent of new employees will not be replaced in their place because more work is done automatically by using more techniques. However, 75% to 80% of the recruits who are retiring will be recruited. In this way, during the current financial year, there are plans for recruitment of 9,000-10,000 employees and officers. Preparations have begun for this.

SBI get almost digital

The Chairman said that SBI is in the process of offering more and more services in its mobile app so that its customers do not have to worry about coming in the branches. At present, only 16 percent of SBI subscribers are taking services in the branches. The remaining 84 percent of the customers are either using Internet Banking or through mobile phone apps or its E-Kiosk. It is preparing to increase it so that more and more customers can take service at home and they will not have to worry about coming to the bank. At present, the total number of SBI branches is close to 23,000, in which there are about 42 million bank accounts.

Yono expansion

SBI released the Yono (You Only Need One) app on November 23, in which customers were getting a transaction, money transfer and some other facilities. Rajneesh Kumar said that this app is now being made more useful so that customers can get Lifestyle related services besides Financial services. It is worth mentioning that the bank is now offering hotel booking, book sales, cab booking, entertainment, food drinking, travel, insurance and medical services, shopping etc. in the services offered on their app. For this, the bank deals with various e-commerce companies.


With 50% attendance Universities and Colleges reopen today in UP.



The universities and degree colleges across Uttar Pradesh are reopening from Monday.

The educational institutions will reopen with only 50 per cent attendance and students, on a roster basis, can attend the class in any enclosed area. A maximum of 200 students can attend the class at any given time.

The universities and colleges in the state have been closed since March in view of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Classes will be held in a phased manner to avoid crowding on campuses.

It will be mandatory for all students to wear masks, use hand sanitizers and maintain social distancing to prevent spread of the virus.

According to the guidelines, the universities and colleges have to make provision for thermal scanning and hand wash for students and staff.

At the entry points, educational institutions must avoid overcrowding of students and that they may enter through a disciplined line.

In the classroom, students will be required to sit at a six feet distance and they will not be allowed to share books, notes and laptops.

Universities have also been allowed to reopen hostels where all health protocols can be followed.

Continue Reading