As a part of its corporate social responsibility, Bank Asia has provided higher studies scholarship to 33 meritorious students of Chatkhil and Sonaimuri Upazilas of Noakhali and Ramgonj Upazila of Laxmipur districts on Saturday.
Rumee A Hossain, Chairman of Audit Committee of the Bank handed over the scholarship money to the students at a function held at Chatkhil Upazila auditorium. Vice Chairman of the Bank Mohammed Lakiotullah, Directors M Irfan Syeed, Shah Md. Nurul Alam, President and Managing Director (CC) Aminul Islam, Deputy Managing Director Md. Arfan Ali, Mayor of Chatkhil Upazila Mostafa Kamal were, among others, present. A large number of people including students, teachers, journalists, businessmen and local elite attended the function.
It may be mentioned that Bank Asia gives scholarships for higher study to the meritorious students in the rural areas, where the Bank has branches. A total of 194 (one hundred ninety-four) students have been selected for Bank Asia Higher Studies Scholarship for the current year.