SBP asked to ensure cash availability at ATMs during Eid holidays

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SBP asked to ensure cash availability at ATMs during Eid holidays

ISLAMABAD, Jun 27 (APP): Finance Minister, Senator Muhammad
Ishaq Dar Monday asked the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to ensure
24 hour operation of Automated Teller Machines service by the banks to facilitate customers during the Eid holidays.

The Finance Minister during a meeting with Deputy Governor
Saeed Ahmad said that sufficient cash must be kept available in the
ATMs to facilitate people and save them from any inconvenience, according to statement issued by the ministry.

Taking notice of media reports regarding long holidays during
Eid, the Minister conveyed his concern to the Deputy Governor and urged that people must be provided full facilities to draw money from banks.

He said that all the staff must do their job actively and
stressed for ensuring presence of staff on the counters concerned to execute the operations smoothly.