Banking hours (1).


Byline: K.M Shafi - Karachi

THIS is apropos the letter 'Bank service' (June 10). The writer has reported that banks remained opened for only two days from May 22 to May 31 during Eid holidays.

There have also been letters in these columns, complaining about the rush at the bank owing to shorter banking hours from 10.00am to 3.00pm from Monday to Thursday and from 10.00am to 12:30pm on Friday, which means weekly 23 hours.

The writers have rightly complained about inadequate banking hours causing rush at the counter.

Every year banks also have three holidays on Jan 1, July 1 and on first Ramazan. In this modern age of computer, it is not...

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