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NRBC Bank observes ‘Security Awareness Week’

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Published: 17:38, 29 May 2023  
NRBC Bank observes ‘Security Awareness Week’

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NRBC Bank is observing ‘Security Awareness Week’ from May 28 to May 31 to create public awareness to prevent fire, earthquake, thunderstorm and cyber attack, according to a news release. 

"Prevention is better than Cure" – keeping this motto in mind, SM Parvez Tamal, Chairman of NRBC Bank, announced the auspicious inauguration of the programme at the NRBC bank's head office.

Managing Director and CEO of the Bank Golam Awlia, Director (Security) of Bangladesh Bank Lt Col Md Shamimur Rahman, PSC (Retd), Assistant Director of Bangladesh Fire Service and Civil Defence Md Aktaruzzaman, Chief Risk Officer & DMD of NRBC Bank Kabir Ahmed and DMD & CFO Harunur Rashid were present on the occasion along with all senior officials of the bank. 

In the programme, they discussed the need of security in banks and financial institutions, the severity of fire hazard & fire fighting, earthquake awareness, lightning awareness and the importance of security training. All officers and employees of all branches and sub-branches of NRBC Bank participated in this inauguration programme through online. The week-long workshop organised by the Security Management Division of NRBC Bank offered theoretical and practical training on physical & electronic security, cyber security, firearms safety, fire safety and other topics. A joint fire fighting and emergency evacuation drill have been organised in coordination with Bangladesh Fire Service and Civil Defence in all divisional branches including head office. Besides, all necessary arrangements have been made to conduct a joint Fire fighting & evacuation drill in coordination with local fire services in all other branches and sub-branches of the bank in this week.