Cheque books of these SBI account holders will become invalid from Dec 31
The old checkbooks and IFSC codes are not valid for SBI banks which have merged with SBI since December 31, 2017. Within this, SBI suggests its clients to take new checkbooks and IFSC codes.
All those account holders of the banks which were merged with State Bank of India (SBI) have to get new cheque books bearing the new IFSC code by December 31, 2017. The earlier deadline set by SBI was September 30, 2017 and it was extended to December 31, 2017. SBI is once again making its reference to its customers in the process of closing present.
State Bank of Patiala, State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur, State Bank of Rajasthan and State Bank of Travancore have merged in SBI in the beginning of the year. To get new cheque book customer also visit the bank to get a new checkbook or get it via ATM and SBI mobile app.
SBI also changes branch names, branch codes and IFSC codes in major cities. SBI has transferred branch names, branch codes and IFSC codes in cities like Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Patna, Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Amravati, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Thiruvananthapuram and Lucknow.