Al-Arafah Islami Bank Ltd. has opened 160th branch at Nalta under Kaligonj of Satkhira on 9 September 2018. Director of the Bank Alhajj Md. Harun-ar-Rashid Khan inaugurated the new branch. Managing Director Md. Habibur Rahman presided over the ceremony.
Executive Vice President and Head of AIBL Khulna Zone Md. Manjur Hasan delivered the welcome speech. Executive Vice President Engr. Md. Habib Ullah and Co-Secretary of Nalta Central Ahsania Mission Md. Malekuzzaman (on behalf of Alhajj Ansar Uddin Ahammad, Khadem of Nalta Pak Raoza Sharif) addressed the audience. Among others, Joint Secretary of Nalta Ahsania Mission Alhajj Md. Saidur Rahman, President of Nalta Bazar Traders Association Abdus Sobahan, General Secretary Alhajj Anisuzzaman Khokan, prominent fish trader Alhajj Anowarul Islam, Principal of Nalta Residental College Md. Tofael Ahmed, Khatib of Nalta Shahi Mosque Alhaj Md. Abu Sayeed and Imam Alhaj Hafez Md Shamsul Huda were present in the occasion.
The ceremony was organized by Vice President Jalal Ahmed. A large number of local people and well wishers were present in the inauguration. Manager of the branch Sabbir Ahammed thanked the audience.
Director Alhajj Md. Harun-ar-Rashid Khan in his speech, said Al-Arafah Islami Bank Ltd. was established not for making profit by doing business but for the welfare of the society. He invited all to have the blessings of Islamic banking service in the new branch. He also said, Islamic banking system can boost-up the economy of the country.