Brac Bank has inaugurated its first-ever Tara Corner, a dedicated service desk for women, in a short ceremony at its Halishahar Branch in Chattogram on March 9.
Earlier Brac Bank celebrated the values of International Women's Day 2021 with the theme- #ChooseToChallange by inviting four professionally successful women to a panel discussion titled 'Amrao' on March 8.
The four guests were- Deputy Inspector General (Special Branch) of Bangladesh Police Amena Begam, BPM; Mountaineer and Expeditor, Nishat Mazumder; Senior Photo Journalist of Kaler Kantho, Kakoli Prodhan; and Air force Officer of Bangladesh Air force, Squadron Leader Nazia Afrin, said in a press release.
The speakers shared experiences of the difficulties they faced in their lives as women, both at professional and personal lives, and how they chose to challenge the hurdles and move ahead.
Masha Islam, a young musician performed some acoustic songs for the participants at the end of the inauguration event.
Mohammad Ahmed Ali, executive director of Bangladesh Bank, Chattogram Office; was present as chief guest at the inauguration. Brac Bank's DMD and Chief Operating Officer, Sabbir Hossain; Head of Retail Banking, Mahiul Islam; Regional Head, Chattogram and Dhaka West Region, Salauddin Hazari; and Head of Tara, Mehruba Reza, was also present at the ceremony.