India's First All-Women Bank Inaugurated
  • Prabha Hedge
  • Nov 19 2013

November 19: India has its first all-women bank. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today inaugurated the Bharatiya Mahila Bank in Mumbai. In a ceremony attended by UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, PM said that the bank will empower women.