SRINAGAR: Ellaquai Dehati Bank celebrated its 36th foundation day on Wednesday at a function held its Head office Wazir Bagh Srinagar.
Shri Shakeel-ul Rehman, Special Secretary Finance, was the chief guest.
During the function a day long capsule course was organized by EDB Learning Centre Srinagar for the newly recruited officers and office assistants.
Speaking on the occasion A.K.Razdan Chairman of the bank said that the progress trajectory of the bank is improving and more and more customers are identifying themselves with the bank. He said that bank is providing services to its customers with a smile. In order to provide better facilities to the customers, bank continues to introduce new assets and liability products. The modern banking technology project introduced by the bank has already been made available at the all the business centers even functioning in the remotest corner of our area of operation.
Shri Shakeel ul Rehman congratulated the Chairman and the staff of the Bank for its role in promoting the rural economy.
He said that there is a vast opportunity of growth in the financial sector and RRBs can play an important role in providing hassle free credit to the rural population. He expressed his confidence that the bank will come up to the expectations of the people living in their area of operation and expand its reach by opening new business centers.
The General Manager (GB) and other Senior Head Office functionaries were present at the function. The foundation day was also celebrated at Regional Office, Srinagar, Anantnag and Jammu.