Reserve Bank of India

Central Office Building
Shahid Bhagat Singh Road
Post Box 10007
Mumbai 400 001
India

Reuters Screen Code RBIB
Telex 011-2318/011-2455
Telephone +91 22 2266 0502 
Fax +91 22 2266 0358 
Email [email protected]
Website www.rbi.org.in
Office Hours 1000-1745

Brief History

Established in 1934, but began business in April 1935. In 1948 the bank was nationalised under the Reserve Bank of India (Transfer to Public Ownership) Act of 1948, effective from 1 January 1949. The government acquired the entire