Swabalamban Laghubitta Bikas Bank Ltd. has allocated 50 lakhs rupees for relief distribution to the victims of recent earthquake. Bank has also donated 1,11,111/- rupees to the Prime Minister Disaster Relief Fund from the five days salary of per staff. Officials of bank handed over the check for the amount to secretary of the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers on May 17, 2015.
Likewise, Bank has distributed one thousand rupees cash in hand per families for relief distribution to the recent earthquake victim 4,100 families amounting Rs. 41,00,000/- of Chautara and Khadichaur of Sindhplachowk, Hingwapati and Dolalghat of Kavre district and Aarughat of Gorkha district amid a program.
Bank working areas Nawalpur, Kunchowk, Pipaldada, Kadambas, Sanghachowk and Batase VDCs victims have gotten the cash relief. Meanwhile, staff of the bank handed over the food items per family 5 kg rice, 1 kg Dhal (split lentils), 5 packet noodles, 1 kg salt, half litre vegitable oil, 1piece soap and other first aid medicines to the earthquake victims 509 families of Kavre, Bhaktapur districts and Sankhu and Bungmati of Lalitpur district. Bank distributed total number of 4,609 families cash and kind equal to amount Rs.44,53,069/- in total.
Besides that, Bank has been providing relief to the family of dead member and the member whose husband is died from the natural disaster under the rules and regulation of Life and Housing Protection Scheme of the bank.
Bank has given continuation to distribute different relief schemes to the clients and staff affected by the recent earthquake.