The Junagadh Commercial Co-operative Bank Ltd., Junagadh – PenalisedBy RBI
Monday, February 28, 2011
The Reserve Bank of India has imposed a monetary penalty of ` 1.00 lakh (Rupees one lakh only) on The Junagadh Commercial Co-operative Bank Ltd., Junagadh in exercise of powers vested in it under the provisions of Section 47(A)(1)(b) read with Section 46(4) of the Banking Regulation Act, 1949 (AACS) for violation of Know Your Costomers (KYC) norms and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) guidelines.
The Reserve Bank of India had issued a show cause notice to the bank, in response to which the bank submitted a written reply. After considering the facts of the case and the bank’s reply in the matter, the Reserve Bank came to the conclusion that the violations were substantiated and warranted imposition of the penalty.
Press Release: 2010-2011/1242