The Chairman / Managing Director
Chief Executive Officer
All Scheduled Commercial Banks
(Excluding RRBs and LABs)
Small Finance Banks and Payments Banks
Madam / Dear Sir,
Inspection of Banks-Sets of
Please refer to DBR Circular
DBOD.No.Prog.BC.124/C.283(A)-84 dated December 19, 1984, wherein Regional
Offices of Reserve Bank of India were required to provide every year latest
set of specimen signatures of senior officials of RBI authorized to issue
letters of introduction to inspecting officers to the Head/ Controlling
offices of banks/FIs within their jurisdiction.
2. Consequent to the
introduction of Risk Based Supervision framework, Senior Supervisory
Managers (SSMs) have been acting as a single and focal point of contact for
all communications/interfaces between the bank and RBI. Banks/FIs are being
advised of the appointment of SSMs, by Department of Banking Supervision,
Central Office, RBI.
3. In view of the above, it has
been decided to discontinue the practice as mentioned in the aforesaid
circular dated December 19, 1984.
Chief General Manager-in-charge