Miryalaguda is located in the Nalgonda district of Telangana. The city is being developed under the Indian Governments Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation scheme. The city has around 1 lakh residents and Telugu is the commonly spoken language in the area, followed by Urdu. The population of Miryalaguda comprises Hindu as well as Muslims. Apart from the regular festivals like Dusshera, Diwali, Ganesh Chaturthi, several regional festivals such as Bonalu and Bathkamma are celebrated in the area. The Muslims celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr, Ramadan, Milad-un-Nabi and Muharram. Water from the Left canal of Nagarjuna Sagar provides irrigation to Miryalguda, making the city green and commercially rich. Miryalguda is famous for the cultivation of paddy. It is one of the top 5 paddy markets in the state. Rapid expansion invited a lot of new settlers to Miryalaguda, which made the city quite congested. The city has many rice mills which provide employment opportunities to its residents.
The Vijaya Bank was founded by a group of farmers under the leadership of A. B. Shetty on 23 October 1931, in Mangaluru, Dakshina Kannada District of Karnataka State. It was named Vijaya Bank since it was found on the auspicious Vijayadashami Day. During the economic chaos created out of the Great Depression of 192730, Shetty approached some eminent personalities to start a bank with the aim of providing credit facilities at a lower rate of interest to the farmers for cultivating their lands and preventing them from falling in the grasp of money lenders. On 23 October 1931, Mr.Shetty involved 14 leaders and established Vijaya Bank. The bank had an authorized capital of ?Five lakh and an issued capital of ?Two lakh in the beginning. Being a retail bank, its topline growth has come from the retail segments. Retail advances of the bank constitute 30% of the gross credit. The Bank has been actively working with the agenda of financial inclusion. The bank has been started with the objective of financial empowerment and providing banking services to the rural masses. The Vijaya bank has also opened Basic Savings Bank Accounts under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana and provided Rupay debit cards to all the account holders. The bank participated in promoting social security schemes such as Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana, Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana, and Atal Pension Yojana.