Credit programmes of the bank must be need- oriented and emphasis should be given on reaching banking services to the doorstep of the farmers
Management of Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank (RAKUB) has asked its zonal managers to speed up the activities of deposit mobilisation along with loan disbursement and recovery for bolstering the bank’s economic foundation.
They made the call while addressing a daylong performance evaluation meeting of all 18 zones of the bank held at its training institute in Rajshahi on Friday, reports BSS.
They also urged them to expedite the farmer-level lending activities for boosting agricultural production to meet up the national food demand.READ MORE
Stray incidents reported during shutdowns in some upazials of 5 districts
Stray incidents of violence marked the hartals enforced separately by local units of BNP in parts of Pabna, Bhola, Feni, Noakhali and Comilla districts, hometowns of central leaders and party chief’s aides who were arrested on Friday in the capital.
At least 80 vehicles were vandalized and 30 crude bombs were exploded In Pabna and Feni during the hartal hours. No major violence was reported from Homna and Titas upazilas, MK Anwar’s home constituency in Comilla, says a UNB report.READ MORE
The victim was identified as Samad, son of Ayub Ali, hailing from Gafargaon, Mymensingh
A Bangladeshi worker reportedly committed suicide on an island of the Maldives, over 600 kilometers away from its capital Male, Friday night, said an official on Saturday.
The victim was identified as Samad, son of Ayub Ali, hailing from Gafargaon, Mymensingh, says a UNB report.
Wahiduzzaman Liton, head of the Chancery, Bangladesh High Commission in the Maldives, said they are in touch with the authorities concerned to get the body back in Male and send it back to the victim’s relatives in Bangladesh.READ MORE
During the regime of the then military autocrat HM Ershad, Noor Hossain was killed in police firing at the capital’s zero point near Gulistan on November 10, 1987
Shaheed Noor Hossain Day, commemorating the heartrending martyrdom of young man Noor Hossain during the anti-Ershad movement in the late 80s, will be observed on Sunday with due solemnity.