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Open a bank account in India


The information provided in the current article is purely informational and you will find many conflicting information on the Internet. However, the information given here is accurate in most cases. If you have any doubt, the best thing to do is check with your current bank for a list of partner banks in India, or to directly contact Indian banks for additional information.

  Good to know:

NSF checks are severely punished in India.

Also, most banks offer Internet platforms to manage your account from home, which is time saving since waiting queues are quite frequent in Indian banks' branches.

  Useful links:

Bank of India


HSBC India


Citibank India


Last update on 28 March 2010 00:38:53


  • Guest 23 August 2011 13:50:26

    people on a tourist visa are no longer allowed to open bank accounts in India, this is from central government regulations

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