RAKUB commits to reach services towards farmer’s doorsteps
05 November 2015, Nirapad News: Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank (RAKUB) is committed and devoted to reach its services towards doorsteps of the farmers in general for elevating their living and livelihood conditions.
Besides, the bank is working for bringing all the existing agricultural potential sectors and sub-sectors under qualitative and quantitative investments for making the region’s agro-based economy more vibrant.
Board of Directors of the bank made these commitments in 435th meeting held at its board room here on Thursday with Chairman Prof Dr Shah Nawaz Ali in the chair, RAKUB sources here said today.
RAKUB, headquartered in Rajshahi, has been operating its banking
activities as the largest development partner in all 16 northwest districts of Rajshahi and Rangpur divisions targeting its agricultural sector and all its sub-sectors.
The meeting noted that the bank’s administrative and operational activities must be transparent and accountable alongside farmers-friendly for boosting agricultural production.
It has also suggested the bank management to attain hundred percent targets of credit disbursement set for the current fiscal in order to uplifting socio-economic development of people.
For the sake of sustainable livelihood development of the farmers and for bolstering the agro-based economy, the meeting called for increasing the need-based credit flow.
The meeting discussed elaborately on how to make the bank’s operational and commercial activities more dynamic through strengthening the credit support for both farm and non-farm prospective fields.
Terming the farmers as the vital force to boost up the agricultural productions they expressed their commitment to protect the farmers’ interests as a whole.
Managing Director Monzur Ahmed and Directors Saifuddin Ahmed, Helaluddin Ahmed, Professor Dr Madan Mohan Dey, Professor Abaydur Rahman Pramanik, Mahbubul Alam, Fazlur Rahman and Saiful Islam were present at the meeting.
In addition to approving and signing financial report of 2014-15 fiscal, the meeting reviewed overall activities of the bank and took some important decisions relating to its operational and administrative matters.