PNB receives award from Home Minister for promoting Rajbhasha Hindi 


New Delhi : Punjab National Bank (PNB), India’s leading public sector bank, won the ‘Rajbhasha Kirti Puraskar’ for the fourth time in a row. The Ministry of Home Affairs confers this award every year to banks for promoting the official language Hindi.

The award was presented by Hon’ble Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah to Shri CH S.S. Mallikarjuna Rao, MD and CEO of PNB, at an official language function held at Vigyan Bhawan. On this occasion, Ministers of State for Home Shri Nityanand Rai, Shri Ajay Kumar Mishra, and Shri Nishith Pramanik were also present.