Bangladesh Krishi Bank is a fully government-owned bank in Bangladesh founded in 1973. The bank’s primary purpose is to provide services to farmers and the agricultural industry.
History of Bangladesh Krishi Bank
Bangladesh-Krishi-Bank is one of seven state-owned banks in Bangladesh. In 2015 the bank incurred a loss of 1589.3 million takas. The Bank worked with the agriculture department of Bangladesh to provide loans to Boro rice Cultivators. The bank was asked to stop providing loans to non-agricultural purposes. The Bank provided 19.26 billion taka loans for non-agricultural purposes from 2010 to 2013.