Default loan now Tk 1,31,666 crore, defaulter 2,30,658

Default loan now Tk 1,31,666 crore, defaulter 2,30,658

Dhaka, Sep 11 (Just News): The total amount of default loan in Bangladesh now stands at Tk 1,31,666 crore while the number of total loan defaulter is 2,30,658 as of June, Finance Minister AMA Muhith told parliament today.

In reply to lawmakers’ queries, Muhith in a scripted answer, revealed the names of top 100 loan default organisations and companies, citing the statistics of Credit Information Bureau of Bangladesh Bank.

He, however, did not mention how much money they have defaulted.

The minister also placed a list of 88 banks and financial companies with the amount of defaulted money.

Of the 88 banks and financial companies, Tk 18,662 crore default loan in Sonali Bank, Tk 14,840 crore in Janata Bank, Tk 9,284 in Agrani Bank, Tk 8,576 crore in Basic Bank and Tk 4,901 crore in Rupali Bank.

Top 20 of the 100 loan defaulters are: Mohammad Elias Brothers Pvt Limited, Quantum Power Systems Ltd, Remiex Footwear Ltd, Max Spinning Mills Ltd, Rubya Vegetable Oil Industries Ltd, Rising Steel Ltd, Dhaka Trading House, Benetex Industries Ltd, Anowara Spinning Mills, Crescent Leather Products Ltd, Yasir Enterprise, Chowdhury Knitwear Ltd, Siddique Traders, Rupali Composite Leather Wear Ltd, Alppa Composite Towel Ltd, Hall Mark Fashion Ltd, Monno Fabrics Ltd, Fair Yarn Processing Ltd, Fair Trade Fabrics Limited and Saharish Composite Towel Limited.