Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan launched ESAF (Evangelical Social Action Forum) Small Finance Bank, Kerala’s first private sector bank since the country’s Independence, in Thrissur, Kerala.
The bank, promoted by ESAF Microfinance and Investments (P) Ltd. is planning to open 85 branches in the 2017, of which RBI approval has been obtained for opening 15 branches on the inaugural day.
Takeaways from above news:
- Headquarter of ESAF is in Thrissur, Kerala
- Chairperson of ESAF Small Finance Bank is R Prabha
- CM of Kerala is Mr. Pinarayi Vijayan
- Full form of ESAF is Evangelical Social Action Forum