The State Bank of Hyderabad Act,1956
Section 37. Indemnity of directors
(1) Every director of the Hyderabad Bank shall be indemnified by that bank against all losses and expenses incurred by him in or in relation to the discharge of his duties except such as are caused by his own wilful act or default.
(2) A director of the Hyderabad Bank shall not be responsible for any loss or expense caused to the bank by the insufficiency or deficiency of the value of or title to, any property or security acquired or taken on behalf of the bank or by the insolvency or wrongful act of any customer or debtor or by anything done in, or in relation to, the execution of the duties of his office or otherwise than for his wilful act or default.