08 November 2016
100 Years of Central Bank of India 23.12.2010
The Central Bank of India was founded on 21st December 1911 by Sir Sorabji Pochkhanawala a visionary with a desire to start a commercial bank owned by Indians & for Indians. The birth of the Bank with its Indian shareholders, Indian staff and Indian customers was the crystallization of Sir Sorabji‘s dream of setting up a truly “Swadeshi Bank”. Sir Sorabji proclaimed with pride that Central Bank was the property of the nation and the country’s asset and added that, Central Bank lives on people’s faith.