Shimla: Expanding operations in Himachal Pradesh, HDFC Bank, the second-largest private bank in the country, opened seven branches in the state yesterday. The new branches are located at Gumarwin, Bilaspur, Bharmour, Kotkhai, Mehatpur, Nadaun and Theog.
HDFC Bank is the first new-generation private sector bank to set up operations in these areas.
“As a leading bank of the country, we are committed to taking world-class banking to the hinterland,” said Navin Puri, Country Head, Branch Banking, HDFC Bank.
With these launches, the Bank now has 35 branches in the state. As of December 31, 2012, HDFC Bank has a countrywide network of 2,776 branches and 10,490 ATMs.