Durg is small a city in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. It functions as the headquarters of the Durg District. The city is a part of the Durg-Bhilai urban agglomeration. The Shivnath River flows through this city. The city of Durg has a population of more than 2 lakh residents and Hindi is the most commonly used language in the area. It is a hub for Chhattisgarh?s industrial development by meaningfully using its resources. Durg is known for its cultural competency and social harmony. The is a Jain shrine in the Nagpura area, the Chandi Mandir and Maitri Garden are places worth visiting in this city.
In 1943, Rai Bahadur Lala Sohan Lal Ji, the first Chairman of OBC, founded it in Lahore. Within four years of its existence, the Oriental Bank of Commerce had to face Partition between India and Pakistan. The bank had to shut its branches in the newly formed Pakistan and move its registered office to Amritsar. The period of 1970-76 had been the most challenging phase in the history of the Bank. The OBC merged with Global Trust Bank (GTB) on 14 August 2004. The acquisition brought 103 branches with it, which increased OBCs branch number total to 1092. The bank presents a wide range of banking products and financial services such as deposit accounts, credit cards with a tie-up with SBI, Insurance products, ATMs, loans, debit cards, Internet banking, Self-banking halls, call center, mobile banking, etc. The Bank has introduced another peoples participation in the planning process at grass root level fundamentally to tackle the maladies of poverty. The Grameen Projects venture aimed to alleviate poverty while identifying the reasons responsible for the failure or success. The OBC has already introduced a GRAMEEN PROJECT in Dehradun District (UK) and Hanumangarh District in Rajasthan.