Karnataka Bank Limited (KBL) a leading 'A' Class Scheduled Commercial Bank in India, was incorporated on February 18th, 1924 at Mangalore, a coastal town of Dakshina Kannada district in Karnataka State. The bank took shape in the aftermath of patriotic zeal that engulfed the nation during the freedom movement of 20th Century India. Over the years the Bank grew with the merger of Sringeri Sharada Bank Ltd., Chitradurga Bank Ltd. and Bank of Karnataka. With over 88 years experience at the forefront of providing professional banking services and quality customer service, we now have a national presence with a network of 607 branches spread across 20 states and 2 Union Territories. Managed by a dedicated & professional management team, we have over 6,084 employees, 1,05,099 shareholders and over 6.7 million customers. Today, we have emerged as a leading financial service institution in India.