Faridkot Bathinda Kshetriya Gramin Bank sponsored by Punjab & Sind Bank was established on 22.03.1986 under RRB Act 1976 under sub section (1) of section-3. The name of Bank had since been changed to Sutlej Gramin Bank. The Bank has 31 branches. Its functional jurisdiction consisted of 6 districts namely Bathinda, Mansa, Faridkot, Muktsar, Moga & Ludhiana before it amalgamated to Punjab Gramin Bank dated 01-01-2019, The economy of the area of operation is mainly agrarian.