Extracts from MD, SISCOB’s note dated 11 March 2014:

“Recruitment of staff officers in The Sikkim State Co-op. Bank Ltd. under the aegis of Bankers Institute of Rural Development, (BIRD), Lucknow

Sikkim State Co-operative Bank Ltd (SISCO BANK Ltd) entrusted the job of recruitment of Staff Officers to Bankers Institute of Rural Development (BIRD), Lucknow. The Written Test was conducted on 30 September 2012 under their supervision, and the results of the Written Test were declared almost immediately.

The written test was conducted by BIRD, Lucknow and the personal interview was conducted by the selection committee consisting of Chairman, SISCOBANK Ltd; Secretary, Co-operation Department, GOS; General Manager/Officer-in-Charge, NABARD, Sikkim RO and Managing Director, SISCO Bank Ltd in a truly objective and scientific manner so much so that there was no resentment or grievance on the part of the Candidates or the Bank or any other authority. Everything was done in a very scientific, objective and transparent manner.

The bank is out and out satisfied with the quality of personnel selected through the process and almost all the candidates are performing exceedingly well. The bank authority is extremely grateful and beholden to BIRD, Lucknow for this exemplary job accomplished in a truly transparent and objective manner so nicely and so scientifically for this excellent work force so well selected under the aegis of BIRD, Lucknow. It is firmly believed that this new qualified committed workforce would be a source of real strength for Bank for all times to come.”

Shri R Maiti, Managing Director, Sikkim State Coop. Bank Ltd., Gangtok