Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited (SJIBL) inaugurated itâ€™s 137th Branch at Torki Bandar in Barishal District on 15th December 2022. The Additional Managing Director & COO of the Bank Mr. M. Akhter Hossain formally inaugurated the Branch as Chief Guest. The SEVP & Company Secretary of the Bank Mr. Md. Abul Bashar presided over in the inaugural ceremony. The Head of Public Relations Division & Bank Foundation Mr. Md. Shamsuddoha (Shimu) moderated in the program.
In the opening ceremony the Barisal Zilla Parishad member Mr. Raju Ahmed Harun, the President of Gournadi Awami League Mr. HM Zainal Abedin, the UP Chairman of Berthi Mr. Abdur Razzak Howladar, Mr. Akbar Hossain Farooq and Mr. Sumon Talukder delivered speech in the opening ceremony.
In his speech The Additional Managing Director & COO of the Bank Mr. M. Akhter Hossain gave a short overview of the Bank's popular deposit and investment schemes. He mentioned in his speech that the scope of this bank is increasing day by day due to the trust and reputation of the customers and this trend will continue in the near future. In recent times, some Media are spreading misinformation about the country's financial sector, which is not right at all. As it is creating confusion in the public mind on the other hand, causing huge damage to our economy. Mr. M. Akhter Hossain appealed to everyone to refrain from this kind of propaganda. Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited has continued itsâ€™ efforts to bring all walks of life under banking services by gradually setting up branches in every district, upazila and suburb. The service quality of Shahjalal Islami Bank is very satisfactory; we want to be a partner in the overall development of Torki Bandar area by providing the best service to the customers through this bank.
The SEVP & Company Secretary of the Bank Mr. Md. Abul Bashar said that Shahjalal Islami Bank has been providing Modern technology based banking services to customers since the beginning of itsâ€™ operations. On May 10, 2001 the operations of Shahjalal Islami Bank officially started with the opening of the 1st Branch of the Bank in Dilkusha commercial area of the capital. Since itsâ€™ inception, Shahjalal Islami Bank has been providing modern technology based services to customers with one stop service, online banking, internet banking, visa debit card, EGP, locker service, remittance and other services. Moreover, Shahjalal Islami Bank has been constantly investing in various sectors to create new jobs in the country and boost the ongoing economy. He mentioned in his speech that Shahjalal Islami Bank is making efforts to contribute to the overall business expansion and industrial development of the country.
The opening ceremony included reciting from the Holy Quran, Milad Mahfil and Doa was held at the Branch premises.