Andhra Bank is a medium-sized public sector bank of India. Andhra Bank was founded by the eminent freedom fighter and a multifaceted genius, Dr. Bhogaraju Pattabhi Sitaramayya in Machilipatnam, Andhra Pradesh. The Bank was registered on November 20, 1923 and commenced business with a paid up capital of Rs 1.00 lakh and an authorised capital of Rs 10.00 lakhs. The bank has of a wide network of 2803 branches, 4 extension counters, 38 satellite offices and 3636 ATMs as of March 31, 2016. Number of employees of Andhra Bank is 18,656 as of the year 2015-16. Andhra Bank has its headquarters in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. Andhra Bank is a pioneer in introducing Credit Cards in the country in 1981. Bank has been given 'BEST BANK AWARD' a banking technology award by IDRBT, Hyderabad for extensive use of IT in Semi Urban and Rural Areas on 2 September 2006.
The Andhra bank debit card can be used for drawl of cash through all ATMs and for making purchases at merchant locations. Salient features of ATM CARD are funds transfer, mobile banking, registration for SMS alerts & Mobile recharge, credit Card bill Payments and balance enquiry etc.