3. Submission of returns
(1) A return prescribed under the Act or these rules shall be submitted in the form prescribed for the purpose or as near thereto as circumstances admit.
(2) Such return shall be submitted in the manner hereinafter provided:
(i) By a banking company incorporated in India, from its registered office to the office of the Reserve Bank situated in the State in which the banking company has its registered office.
(ii) By a banking company incorporated outside India and having a principal place of business as declared in terms of section 277(1)(e) of the Indian Companies Act, 1913, or as the case may be, section 592(1)(e) of the Companies Act, 1956, from that principal place of business to the office of the Reserve Bank situated in the State in which the banking company has its principal place of business.
(iii) In any other case, from such office of the banking company to such office of the Reserve Bank as may be specified by the Reserve Bank on an application to be made in this behalf to the Reserve Bank of India, 8[Department of Banking Operations and Development] at Bombay.
(iv) Notwithstanding anything contained in clauses (i), (ii) and (iii) the Reserve Bank may, at any time, direct that the returns prescribed under the Act or these rules shall be submitted from any specified office of a banking company to any specified office of the Reserve Bank.
(3) Whenever a return prescribed under the Act or these rules relates to a particular day or date, and where such day or date is not a holiday for all the offices of a banking company the return shall be prepared on the basis of the figures of that day or date in respect of offices working on that day or date, and the preceding working day’s figures in respect of offices where that day or date is a holiday.
(4) A banking company shall within one month from the commencement of these rules or from the commencement of business, whichever is later, intimate to the principal office of the Reserve Bank, the address of its principal office and shall intimate to that office any change in such address within one month of such change.