Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited donated Tk.10 lac to Jalalabad Eduction Trust for scholarship of meritorious students. Abul Mal Abdul Muhith, honb’le Finance Minister, Peoples Republic of Bangladesh received the cheque from Mohammad Abdul Mannan, Managing Director of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited on behalf of Jalalabad Trust at its Scholarship distribution program of the students of Sylhet Division on March 7, 2014.
Dr. Farashuddin, Chairman of Jalalabad Education Trust, Dr. A K Abdul Mubin, President of Jalalabad Association, Abdul Hamid Chowdhury, Chairman of Jalalabad Building Trust, Azam J Chowdhury, Chairman of East Cost Group, Seyd Zaglul Pasha, Secratery of Jalalabad Education Trust, Jalal Ahmed, Trustee Member and other distinguished were present on the occasion.
Islami Bank has been working in development of the county’s education sector since its begining. The Bank spent a total of Tk. 829 million in education sector during the last 30 years benefitting 5lac plus population. IBBL donated Tk.150 million in constructing building of Proyas School, Jessore Campus for the handicapped children run by Bangladesh Army. Islami Bank spent Tk. 6.2million scholarship for 24 PhD researchers during 2007-14. Besides the Bank arranges regular scholarship for 12 hundred HSC and graduate level students per year.