Bhubaneswar, August 4: Union Bank Managing Director and CEO A. Manimekhalai on Thursday called on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at Naveen Niwas, the residence of the CM, here.
According to a CMO statement, both of them discussed on a wide range of topics including financial inclusion of the poor and disadvantaged.
“The Chief Minister asked Ms. Manimekhalai to enhance its financial support to farmers and women self help groups. She agreed to the proposal of the Chief Minister to enhance the Union Bank’s outreach programme to provide more support for farmers and women SHGs,” read the communique released by the Chief Minister’s Office.
CM Patnaik gifted a jersey of the Indian hockey team for the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup to Manimekhalai.
Secretary to CM (5T) VK pandian and senior officers of the Union Bank were present during the discussion.