SBI to offer doorstep banking
State Bank of India is proposing to engage Doorstep Banking Agents (DSA) from among national business correspondents empaneled with the bank. The bank intends to provide financial as well as non-financial services at the doorsteps of the customers. The service would include DSAs visiting the customers’ residence to provide services sought by them. The selected service provider/s will have to deploy DSAs to provide various banking related services, including financial transactions, pick-up of cash, delivery of cash, non-financial transactions, pick-up of instruments like cheque/draft, pick up of documents like life certificate etc. The service provider will also be required to take responsibility for cash management, security, insurance, cash van etc. The bank will provide the service initially at 50 centers.