KATHMANDU, Dec 29: NIC Asia Bank on Wednesday two new branches in Kushma of Parbat and Jeetpur of Bara. It also inaugurated an extension counter on Birat Medical Teaching Hospital premises on the day.
While the Kushma branch was inaugurated by Hari Om Lamichhanne, chairman of Parbat Chamber of Commerce and Industries, the branch in Jeetpur was formally opened by Ghanshyam Giri, Chairman of Bara Chamber of Commerce and Industries, the bank said in a statement. Similarly, the extension counter was inaugurated jointly by Ramu Paudel, director of Nepal Rastra Bank and Gyanendra Man Singh Karki, chairman of Birat Hospital Pvt Ltd.
With these additions, the number of branches in the bank’s network has reached 79. Similarly, the bank has 69 ATM outlets across the country. “NIC Asia Bank is one of the largest private sector commercial banks in the country in terms of capital base, balance-sheet size, customer base, number of branches and ATM network,” the statement added.