As a means to provide banking facilities to a larger Nepali mass, Bank of Kathamndu Ltd. opened its 2 new branches in Kathmandu: Maharajgunj and Old Baneshwor, Battisputali. The Maharajgunj branch was inaugurated by Chairman of the Bank Narendra Kumar Basnyat and the Old Baneshwor branch by Director of the Bank Satya Narayan Manandhar. With the addition of two new branches, Bank of Kathmandu now has a total of 45 branches and 7 counters throughout the country. Apart from this, the customers can utilize the facility of its network in 54 ATM counters.
The branches were opened with the motive to provide banking facilities to people residing in these areas who have yet to experience banking activities and its advantages. The bank has taken the policy of expanding its branches throughout the country focusing on all 3 major areas; Urban, Semi-urban & Rural communities.
The Bank has been successful in providing services to various customers from Dhangadi in Western Region to Birtamod in the eastern as well as Jumla in the remote areas. The Bank now has its presence in 13 zones and 27 districts of the country and will soon be opening a Branch in the Sagarmatha Zone and henceforth will be covering all the 14 zones of the country.
According to a press release, addressing the inauguration function Chairman of the Bank Narendra Kumar Basnyat stated that the Bank is always keen to provide its services to maximum number of people serving customers from both urban and rural areas. Likewise, Director Mr. Satya Narayan Manandhar quoted that Customer Satisfaction has always been Bank’s priority.
The newly opened branches in Maharajgunj and Old Baneshwor will provide service of deposit, loan, ATM, remittance and several other facilities offered by the Bank.