Dena Bank has celebrated International Women’s Day on 8th March, 2017. Bank’s Chairman & Managing Director, Shri Ashwani Kumar and Executive Directors Smt. Trishna Guha and Shri Ramesh Singh graced the occasion.
On the occasion Shri Ashwani Kumar said that Bank in its endeavour towards Women Empowerment has extended around 26,668 Mudra Loans to Women Entrepreneurs & around 125 loans under the Stand Up India Scheme. Bank has also provided Scholarships under Dena Laxmi Shiksha Protsahan Yojana to around 2400 Girl children from BPL families.
Mr. Kumar also informed that the Bank during last year’s Women’s day celebrations has launched a new savings account product “Dena Stree Shakti” exclusive for women customers which has many value added features . “Dena Stree Shakti account has received good response from the market and as of date Bank has opened around 1.5 lakh Dena Stree Shakti Accounts.
Ms. Harshita Attaluri, IPS ,in-charge of Banks Security & Fraud cell, CBI Mumbai was the Chief Guest and Dr. Sonal Bangde Promoter & Medical Director INFEXN laboratories Pvt. Ltd. was the Guest of Honour.
The Bank has felicitated 11 Women Achievers from various fields such as, Education, Sports, Healthcare, Journalism, Medical and beauty care etc. Some of the lady felicitators shared their success stories.
On this occasion the Bank has also organised various sports & cultural events for its Staff. Towards social welfare contribution, Bank has also organised Blood Donation Camps at various places across Mumbai.