SRINAGAR: J&K Bank was Thursday felicitated with Excellence Award for its outstanding performance under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna (PMJDY).
Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Kalraj Mishra conferred the award to the Bank in New Delhi in presence of the country’s top industrialists, bankers and entrepreneurs.
Chairman IBA and CMD Indian Bank T M Bhasin was the Guest of Honour on the occasion. J&K Bank President R K Chhibber received the award at the function on behalf of the Bank. Commenting on the reception of award, Chairman and CEO of the Bank, Mushtaq Ahmed said, “At J&K Bank, we have been working for PMJDY on mission mode basis, so as to bring one and all across the state under the folds of economic growth of the country.
And we see these large swathes of unbanked and underbanked areas within the country as upcoming centres of growth for banking and financial sector.”
“It is a strong recognition of hard work put in by our staff to fulfill this mission with diligence and dedication. They really deserved it,” he said.