J&K Bank Chairman and Managing Director R K Chhibber today commissioned five Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) in district Pulwama taking the total number of such machines in the zone to 102.
District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Dr Raghav Langer and the CMD Chhibber jointly inaugurated the ATMs in Pulwama at New Court Complex, Chatapora and Degree College for Women in presence of Zonal Head Kashmir South (I) Mohammad Shafi Salroo, Special Secretary (CMD) Karanjit Singh, Cluster Heads, LDMs and other officers of the bank. Principal and District Session Judge Mohammad Ibrahim Wani and Principal, Degree College for Women Pulwama Mushtaq Ahmad Lone were also present during the inauguration of ATMs at the New Court Complex and College campus respectively.
During an interaction at the bank’s Zonal Office South, the CMD thanked the DDC Pulwama for being part of the inaugural function.
The statement said that CMD reiterated that unnecessary rejection of the KCC and other government sponsored cases was unacceptable and underlined the importance of improved co-ordination between the bank and the sponsoring agencies to improve synergy and reduce rejections.
DDC Pulwama called for early disposition of PMEGP cases.
The Principal & District Session Judge Mohammad Ibrahim Wani appreciated presence of CMD at the new court complex. Principal Degree College for Women Mushtaq Ahmad Lone termed the installation of ATM at college campus as a step forward towards the financial empowerment of women in the district.
Later in the day, the CMD also e-inaugurated two teller machines commissioned in Tukroo Shopian and Murran Pulwama.
Earlier, the bank’s Zonal Head Kashmir (South –I) Mohammad Shafi Salroo thanked the DDC for extending his support and encouragement during the tough pandemic times.
Appreciating their commitment and devotion towards the bank, the CMD lauded the bank-staff for their hard-work and fighting-spirit during the ongoing pandemic as the bank left no stone unturned in providing the basic banking and financial services to the people of both J&K, Ladakh UTs and beyond.