National Credit and Commerce Bank Limited on Saturday distributed agricultural materials at free of cost among 1000 marginal farmers at Naria, Zanjira and Damudya Upazilas of Shariatpur and Madaripur sadar as part of its corporate social responsibility to increase agricultural production, says a press release.
Naria Upazila Nirbahi Officer Shankar Chandra Vaidya attended the ceremony as chief guest while Managing Director and CEO (C.C.) of NCC Bank M. Shamsul Arefin presided over the ceremony.
They distributed various types of seeds, fertilizer and pesticides among marginal farmers of Naria Upazila, Shariatpur.
Besides, seeds and fertilizer were also distributed among marginal farmers at Hazi Shariatullah Hafizia Academy of Bilaspur Union of Zanjira and Chermal Gaon Hign School of Damudya Upazila at Shariatpur.
In Madaripur sadar CSR programme, Deputy Commissioner of Madaripur district Mohammad Murufur Rashid Khan was present as chief guest.
Managing Director of the bank M. Shamsul Arefin presided over the ceremony while Mayor of Madaripur Municipality Md. Khalid Hossain Yead and Executive Director of Society Development Committee Kazi Ashraful Hasan were present as special guest and distributed various types of seeds, fertilizer and pesticides among marginal farmers.
SEVP and CFO Mohammed Mizanur Rahman, SEVP and Company Secretary Md. Monirul Alam, SVP of CRM Division Muhammad Shahidul Islam and VP and head of Security and Logistics Md. Ghalib Asadullah along with manager and officers of Faridpur, Madaripur and Naria Branch of NCC Bank were also present in the ceremony.
Deputy Commissioner of Madaripur district Mohammad Murufur Rashid Khan and Naria Upazila Nirbahi Officer Shankar Chandra Vaidya considered this agriculture material distribution as great initiative of NCC Bank and said that marginal farmers of Shariatpur and Madaripur districts will be benefited through these activities and it will be helpful to develop the economic condition of the farmer of this area also.
M. Shamsul Arefin said that NCC bank is working for food security of our country as announced by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
He hoped NCC Bank will provide agricultural machinery as well as advance technology equipment to the farmers at free of cost to develop our total agricultural production in near future, the press release reads further.