Jehanabad is a small town in the Jehanabad district of Bihar. It is situated in Nagar Parishad and functions as the district headquarters. Jehanabad was earlier a part of the Gaya district but was made into a separate district on the 1st of August 1986. Agriculture is the most common occupation of the residents of Jehanabad. It also has an industrial area. Jehanabad is connected to the nearby cities of Patna and Gaya via road and rail. The city has around 1 lakh residents who mostly speak in Magahi and Hindi. Barabar Caves that are situated in the hilly area near Jehanabad attracts tourists. These caves constitute of ancient, rock-cut Buddhist chambers from the 3rd Century AD. Baba Siddhnath Temple located on the highest peak of the Barabar Hills range is another interesting place to explore. Sati Nagari Lari, the Sun Temple and the Mahadevsthan at Bhelawer are few other places worth visiting near Jehanabad.
In 1926, seven businessmen of Karur founded Lakshmi Vilas Bank under the leadership of Shri V.S.N. Ramalinga Chettiar. They aimed to serve the financial needs of people who were occupied in trading businesses, industry and agriculture, in and around Karur. The bank was established on November 3, 1926, under the Indian Companies Act, 1913, and on November 10, 1926, it obtained the certificate to commence business. After the Banking Regulations Act was introduced in1949, the bank received its banking license from RBI and became a scheduled commercial bank? revealing its capability to operate as a full-fledged commercial bank. Lakshmi Vilas Bank did considerable expansion of its branch network from 1961 to 1965, when the bank took over nine other banks. The bank started the development of its branch network beyond Tamil Nadu in 1974 to take benefit from the additional opportunities across India. Thus, offices were established in the neighboring states of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, and Kerala, critical financial centres like Kolkata, Mumbai and New Delhi, as well as in other prominent business centers in Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, and Gujarat.