As part of Federal Bank’s much awaited century launch, people of Thiruvambady witnessed the grand inauguration of the respective branch by Mr Babu Kalathoor, Vice president, Thiruvambady Grama panchayath on March 10th. The function commenced with the welcome address by Mr P K Francis, AGM, Kozhikode zone. “With the launch of this new branch, we are giving humane face to banking” he said.

Mr C P Mohandas, GM, Kozhikode zone delivered the inaugural speech in which he effectively summarized important features and services of the bank. “I am immensely proud to say that Thiruvambady is the 100th and last branch to be inaugurated under the ‘100 new branches’ move”, he said.

The inaugural function commenced with the lighting of lamp by Mr. Babu Kalathoor, Rev.Fr. Francis Vellamackal, Mr. CP Mohandas, Mr. Francis P K, Block panchayath member Mr Bose Jacob and Vyapari vyavasayi  ekopana samithi unit president Mr JIji Thomas Illickal.

“The opening of a new bank in Thiruvambady has endorsed it as a worthy and recognized region” said Mr Babu Kalathoor. ”Thiruvambady has developed to higher level with this recognition” he added. In his speech, Mr Bose Jacob reflected the feelings of agrarian people who constitute large population of this area and asserted what they needed is kind reception at the bank.

The branch was further inaugurated formally with a ribbon cutting ceremony by Mr Babu Kalathoor.

Inauguration of the safe deposit locker and ATM was carried out by Mr Bose Jacob and Rev. Fr. Francis Vellamackal respectively. After the vote of thanks given by Branch Manager Mr Thamban Nanat, the function concluded with the national anthem.

Around 250 people participated in the function and i am glad that i can say i was one 🙂