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April 5, 2020

SBI loan EMI Moratorium: All you need to know Terms, conditions and charges

SBI loan EMI moratorium: All you need to know Terms, conditions and charges

On March 27, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said that all lending institutions, including banks and housing finance companies, would have to give their borrowers a three-month term on the loan.  The term was for payment of all installments that occurred between March 1, 2020 and May 31, 2020. 

According to the RBI, the deferred instalments under the moratorium will include the following payments falling due from March 1, 2020 to May 31, 2020: (i) principal and/or interest components; (ii) bullet repayments; (iii) equated monthly instalments (EMIs); (iv) credit card dues.



The country's largest lender, State Bank of India (SBI), has announced details of the three-month moratorium on its loan EMIs.



Notice: Covid-19 self-deprecation measures



In terms of RBI Covid 19 Regulatory Package, SBI has initiated measures to defer installments and interest / EMI on term loans that fall between 01.03.2020 and 31.05.2020.



Accordingly, the total repayment period will be extended by 3 months in the original payment period.

 Options for the customer:

  Part course special course
  Customers who do not want to postpone installment / EMI collection, no action is required.  They can continue to pay in the normal course.



The customer who wants to postpone the installment / EMI collection
NACH - Where collection of such installment / EMI is affected by National Automatic Clearing House (NACH), please submit application (Annexure-II) by e-mail to clear email id (Annexure-II).



Permanent Instructions (SI) - Please submit the application (Attachment-1) by email to the specified Email ID (Attachment-II).



Customers who want a refund of already paid installment / EMI, please submit application (Annexure-I) by email to the specified mail id (Annexure-II)



If you are unable to send via e-mail, a handwritten application may also be submitted to the Home Branch in the same format.

It may take up to 7 business days for the EMI / NACH / refund to take effect.  Bear with us.  Thanks for your cooperation.



Delay Effect: To enable you to make an informed decision, we present a postponement effect:

Interest is to be accrued on the remaining portion of the term loan during the term period.  The potential impact of extending the payment period is described below:



Effect in case of auto toe loan - 54 54 months with outstanding maturity of Rs.  For a loan of L lakh, paying additional interest is around Rs.  Would be 5,000,000.  Exactly 1.5 EMI equals.


Impact in case of home loan - For a loan of Rs 30 lakh with a maturity of 15 years, the net additional interest will be approx.  Equally 2.34 lakh 8 EMI.

Last week, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced a three-month period on repayment of all outstanding loans between March 1, 2020 and May 31, 2020, giving a relief package for retail borrowers and businesses.


The purpose of the distribution is to reduce the debt servicing burden brought on by the disruption caused by the COVID 19 epidemic and to ensure the sustainability of business practices.


"In terms of the RBI Covid-19 Regulatory Package, SBI has initiated measures to defer installments and interest / EMI on term loans between March 1, 2020 and May 31, 2020 and extend the repayment period by 3 months.



The country's largest lender SBI has stated that interest on working capital facilities has also been postponed to June 30, 2020 for the period from March 1, 2020 to May 31, 2020.


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