Bank of Baroda Celebrates 116th Foundation Day in Mangaluru
Mangaluru, July 20, 2023: Bank of Baroda (Bank), one of India’s leading public sector banks, celebrated its 116th Foundation Day with a program at Doctor Ambedkar Bhawan Urwa. The event was attended by distinguished guests and bank officials.
Dr L.H. Manjunath, Executive Director of Shri Kshetra Dharamsthal Village Development Yojana, highlighted the bank’s efforts in reaching customers through self-help societies. He emphasized the importance of providing a suitable response to the demands of the customers, including access to quality housing and healthcare.
Gayatri R., General Manager and Mangaluru Zone Head of Bank of Baroda, addressed the gathering and shared the bank’s illustrious history. Established in 1908 by Maharaja Mooney Sayajirao Gaikwad, the bank has grown into a robust financial institution with 8200 branches in 17 countries. It also includes Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank as part of its expansion.
The theme chosen for this year’s celebration is “Achieve, Collaborate, and Excel,” symbolizing the bank’s commitment to continuous growth and collaboration.
Former Managing Director of Bank of Baroda, K.R. Shenoy, graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. He shared his experiences and praised the bank’s strength and the fortunate amalgamation of staff from other merged banks.
As part of Bank of Baroda’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives, assistance was extended to Mangalaseva Samiti Thokkott, Snehdeep Bijai, and Swami Shraddhananda Sevashrams.
The flag hoisting ceremony was conducted by Deputy Zonal Chief Ramesh Kanade and DGM-Network Ashwini Kumar. Regional Manager M.V.S. Prasad extended a warm welcome to all attendees. The event concluded with a vote of thanks offered by Rajesh, Deputy Zonal Manager of the Regional Office.
Bank of Baroda continues its legacy of excellence and customer-centric banking as it commemorates its 116 years of service to the nation.