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India opens bank for women

23 November 2013 Last updated at 02:19 GMT

India's government has opened a new bank aimed at women.

The Bharatiya Mahila Bank begins with seven branches but plans to open 500 branches across India by 2017.

It aims to give more women access to a bank account, as Yogita Limaye reports from Mumbai.

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