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Q.  Which is the first bank established in India?

a. General Bank of India
b. Bank of Calcutta
c. Bank of Hindustan
d. Bank of Baroda


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The first bank established in India in the year 1770 was the Bank of Hindustan followed by the General Bank of India in the year 1786. The State Bank of India (SBI) was the still existing oldest bank which was established in the year 1806 in the name of Bank of Calcutta.
 

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