Invalid from 1 January 2018, which has been merged with SBI.

If you are an SBI account holder then this news is of course your job. From the new year i.e. i.e., the check books. of those banks will be invalid from 1 January 2018, which has been merged with SBI. Not only that, SBI has changed the IFSC codes of some of its bank branches. In such a case, if you also have an account with an old bank associated with SBI, then you should change your check book before December 31, or you may have to face difficulties later.

These banks have been merged with SBI: On April 1, 2017, the State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur (SBBJ), State Bank of Hyderabad (SBH), State Bank of Mysore (SBM), State Bank of Patiala (SBP) State Bank of Travancore (SBT) and Indian Women Bank have been merged.

What SBI has to say: In this regard, SBI made a tweet on October 11, 2017. It said that the validity of the check book of six associate banks of SBI will continue till December 31, 2017 and if anyone has a check book from these banks then they should change them. You can contact the nearest branch of SBI for the new check book. At the same time, tell you that SBI has made changes to the IFSC code of some of its bank branches.

SBI changed the names of 1200 branches and IFSC code: Public sector lender State Bank of India (SBI) has changed the names, codes and IFSC codes of more than 1200 branches, taking a big step. It also includes bank branches which have recently merged with SBI. Not only this, SBI has issued a complete list of bank branches on their official websites whose names have been changed.

Name of the bank branch of Qin cities changed: The changes in the bank branch of SBI include Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad, Patna and Bhopal.

What has changed: Gopipura Branch of Ahmedabad has been renamed as Surat Main (Chowk Bazar) while its Branch Code has been changed to 488, which was 2649 earlier. Its IFSC code has been changed to SBIN00488, which was previously SBIN02649. The branch of Delhi's IFSC Tower has been renamed as Nehru Place Branch. Its branch code has been changed to 04688, which was 32602 first. Its IFSC code has been changed to SBIN04688, which was previously SBIN32602.