J&K Bank on Friday commissioned six ATMs at various places in district Kishtwar besides throwing open a new state-of-the-art premises of its Business Unit TP Kishtwar.
J&K Bank President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO),Rajni Saraf inaugurated the ATMs and the new premises along with Zonal HeadJammu North, Sajad Hussain Malik in presence of Cluster Head, Shashi Sharma.Senior officials of the bank, locals of the area and businessmen were alsopresent at the occasion.
The ATMs inaugurated were commissioned at offsite locationsat Malik Market, Tulsi Nagar, Palmar and Sarthal as well as at TP Kishtwar andDul Hasti Business Units for customer convenience.
Reiterating the bank's commitment to take banking facilitiesto every nook and corner of the state, the President and CFO said, "J&KBank is committed to serve the people of the state and beyond irrespective oftheir geographical location and status. This premier financial institution ofthe state has all the necessary ingredients like talent, resources, character,resilience and perseverance that enables it to serve the people with utmostsincerity and efficiency", adding, thatthe bank has transcended the boundaries of doing only formal banking and workstowards the socio-economic upliftment of the people, trying to meet theirexpectations.
Following the inauguration, the president had a detailedinteraction with the locals including senior citizens and businessmen.Furthermore, she advised the concerned to educate the locals about variouswelfare schemes and conduct financial literacy campaigns about the bank'sdigital delivery channels like mobile banking application- mPAY, debit cards,credit cards and internet banking besides directing them to providebest-in-class customer service and exploring the potential for innovativeservices for an enhanced customer experience.
Urging the customers to avail state-of-the-art personalizedservices of the bank backed by latest technology and more than eight decades ofoperational experience, she exhorted them to act as a brand ambassador forpromoting the products and services of the bank.
Speaking on the occasion Zonal Head, Sajad Hussain Malikassured full support to customers and aspiring entrepreneurs interested instarting their ventures under various credit schemes of the bank. Aftercommissioning of the six ATMs at Kishtwar, the number has increased to 18 inthe district.