The new branch of the Peoplesí Bank at Thalawa in Anuradhapura district was opened by President Mahinda Rajapaksa this morning (May 9). The new branch will cater to the public in the northern region.
Rs 40 million have spent on the construction of the Peoplesí Bank which has latest technologies and wide range of facilities to ensure speedy financial services to the public.
The President, opened the commemorative board and formally handed over the bank for the use of public in the northern region. Very first deposit was accepted by the president.
The Chief Incumbent of Ruwanveliseya, Ven Pallegama Hemarathana Thero, Minister S.M. Chandrasena, Governor of North Central Province Karunarathne Diwugane, Chief Minister S.M. Ranjith, Deputy Minister W.B. Ekanayake , Chief of Staff of the Presidential Secretariat and Chairman of the Peoplesí Bank Mr. Gamini Senarath and the Board of Directors of the bank were presented.