Islami Bank Training & Research Academy (IBTRA) organized a day long orientation program for RDS field officers of the Bank at Mohammad Younus Auditorium of Islami Bank Tower on Monday, 10 June 2013. Mohammad Abdul Mannan, Managing Director of the Bank was present in the function as chief guest. The function was attended among others by Rafi Ahmed Begh, Deputy Managing Director, Md. Najibur Rahman, Executive Vice President & Head of Human Resources Division, Md. Mahfuzur Rahman, Executive Vice President & Director General of IBTRA, Md. Shamsuzzaman Executive Vice President and Head of Dhaka Central Zone and Asheque Ahmad Jebal, Executive Vice President & Head of Rural Development Division. A total of 125 newly recruited RDS officers participated in the function.
Mohammad Abdul Mannan, in his speech as chief guest, said that Islami Bank is working to minimizing the gap between the rich and poor in the light of Islamic wealth distribution priciples. He said, Islami Bank has introduces RDS program in 1995 with a view to upgrading the living standard of underprivileged people of rural area. More than twenty lac poor people are getting benefit from this scheme. He called upon the newly appointed RDS offices to stand beside the rural people who are needy but hard-working by exploring the latent talents of them.