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Lakshmi Vilas Bank to operate branches as DBS Bank India from Friday

Govt asks RBI to act against those guilty for troubled lender's woes

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Giving finality to the efforts towards salvaging LVB, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod to merge LVB with DBS Bank India

Indivjal DhasmanaAbhijit Lele New Delhi/Mumbai
The government on Wednesday asked the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to take action against those responsible for debacle at troubled private lender Lakshmi Vilas Bank (LVB) and improve oversight of entities under its regulation.

Giving finality to the efforts towards salvaging LVB, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod to merge LVB with DBS Bank India (DBIL). The amalgamation will come into force on. November 27. All the branches of LVB will function as branches of DBIL and LVB customers, including depositors, will be able to operate as DBIL customers from Friday.

The moratorium on LVB will also be lifted

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First Published: Nov 26 2020 | 12:18 AM IST

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