RAKUB reaches banking services at farmers’ doorsteps
15 December 2015, Nirapad News: Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank (RAKUB) is reaching its banking services at the doorsteps of the farmers for elevating their living and livelihood condition.
Besides, the bank has been 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 observations at RAKUB’s 436th board meeting held at its board room here on Monday afternoon 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 the 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 more transparent and accountable alongside farmers- friendly for boosting agricultural production.
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 Helaluddin Ahmed, Professor Dr Madan Mohan Dey, Professor Abaydur Rahman Pramanik, Fazlur Rahman and Saiful Islam were present at the meeting.
The meeting reviewed the overall activities of the bank and took some important decisions relating to its operational and administrative matters.