Thane: State Bank Of India Dombivali Branch in a grievance to PG Portal replied that Bank branch donot require Fire NOC. As per section 23 of Banking regulation act the branch should have OC and Fire NOC as per municipal law.
As per MFPLSA 2006 section 3 ie Maharashtra fire act all the premises should have fire compliance. Such Misleading reply by SBI has given with consent from their legal team . As per NBC Code the Banks are in mercantile section and there are fire standards for them .
If Bank fail to comply local norms then RBI can impose penalty of Rs 1 Cr and later Rs 1 lac per day.