Al-Arafah Islami Bank Ltd. has opened 166th branch at Sarankhola of Bagerhat on 19 December, 2018. Former Chairman and current Director of the Bank Alhajj Md. Anowar Hossain inaugurated the new branch as Chief Guest. Managing Director and CEO Farman R Chowdhury presided over the ceremony.
Executive Vice President and Zonal Head of Khulna Zone Md. Monjur Hasan delivered the welcome speech. The occasion was addressed by Sarankhola Upazila Chairman Kamal Uddin Akand, Rayenda Union Parisad Chairman Asaduzzaman Milon, General Secretary of Rayenda Bazar Management Committee Mohammad Anowar Hossain, Principal of Rayenda Bazar Fazil Madrasa Maolana Abdul Jalil Anowari, Principal of Sarankhola Govt College Md. Nurul Alam Fakir, Imam of Panchrasta Jame Mosque Mawlana Anowarul Karim.
The program was moderated by Executive Vice President Engr. Md. Habib Ullah and Vice President Jalal Ahmed. Manager of the branch Sohel Rana thanked the audience.
Chief Guest of the program Alhajj Md. Anowar Hossain welcomed the new branch at Bagerhat. He requested the bank authority to deliver best service for his people. In his speech he said, Al-Arafah Islami Bank Ltd. was established not for making profit by doing business but for the welfare of society. He invited all to have the blessings of Islamic banking services in the new branch. He also said, Islamic banking system can boost-up the economy of the country.
Managing Director and CEO of the Bank Farman R Chowdhury explained various statistics of the Bank and he ensured best services for clients.