Launch of work from home facility by SBI
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
QUESTION NO 2465
ANSWERED ON 08.08.2017
2465 Shri Sanjay Raut
Will the Minister of FINANCE be pleased to satate :-
(a) whether State Bank of India has adopted a new policy to enable its employees to work from home by using mobile computing technologies/ devices to increase the employee productivity, if so, the details thereof and Government’s response thereto; and
(b) whether Government is considering to implement this policy in its other financial departments/ institutions, if so, the details thereof?
The Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance
(a): Yes Sir, State Bank of India (SBI) has informed that it has introduced ‘Work from Home Policy’ for permanent Officers in the Bank. The details of the Policy are annexed.
(b): At present, no such proposal is under consideration of this Department.