This picture came up in the latest remittance update report of Bangladesh Bank on Sunday (April 24).
Bangladesh Bank Executive Director and spokesman. Sirajul Islam confirmed the matter to the media.
He said the amount of remittances sent by expatriates usually increases on two Eid festivals or a few festivals every year.
This time too it has happened.
In the first 21 days of April, expatriates sent remittances of ১৪ 140.6 billion. If this trend continues, we hope it will reach কোটি 200 million by the end of April.
According to Bangladesh Bank, remittances through five state-owned commercial banks reached US ৬ 264.9 million till April 21. On the other hand, remittances through private banks reached US ১১ 111.8 million.
Remittances through foreign banks came to US ৭ 4.8 million. In addition, 26 million US dollars came through specialized banks.
It is learned that most of the remittances came through Islami Bank on the 21st day of this month.
কোটি 316 million came through this bank.
Then there is কোটি 191.1 million in Dutch Bangla Bank, কোটি 95.2 million in Agrani Bank, ৮ 81.3 million in Sonali Bank and ৭ 81.11 million in Bank Asia.