Staff Reporter

COIMBATORE: Nearly 50 agricultural graduates of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University have been short listed to be selected by the Indian Overseas Bank.

The two-day recruitment drive by the bank was to select candidates for the post of Agricultural Officer-JMG (Scale I), a release said.

Conducted by a team under the chairmanship of M. Shanmugam, General Manager, IOB, the drive included written tests and interviews.

Mr. Shanmugam said that the selected candidates would receive their appointment orders soon. M. Thangaraju, Director of Students Welfare, said that banks were focussing on the agriculture sector and hence required professionals to promote their agricultural activities.