The country has received $881.74 million in remitance in 27 days of January 2017, according to Bangladesh Bank statistics.
Six state-owned commercial banks, Agrani, Janata, Rupali, Sonali, BASIC and BDBL brought $244.48 millions.
Out of six state-owned banks, Agrani bank brougt the highest amount of remittance. It is $95.76 millions. Janata Bank brought $64.22 million, Rupali Bank $12.89 million and Sonali Bank 71.47 million.
Two specialised banks, Bangladesh Krishi Bank and RAKUB brought only $7.11 millions.
39 private commercial banks brought $618.28 millions as remittance.
Of them, Islami Bank alone brought $196.14 million as remittance during the period.
Nine foreign commercial banks brought only $9.94 millions as remittance.