'Banking hours'.


Byline: Sassi Bhutto - Karachi

THIS is apropos the letter 'Banking hours' (May 1). The writer has rightly complained about inadequate banking hours causing rush at the counters.

While this issue can be resolved by extending the banking hours, it should also be kept in mind that most of these customers are senior citizens. Recently, my father was asked to wait in the line for 15 minutes outside the bank in heat. How can you expect a person over 70 years of age to stand for even five minutes, and that also under the scorching...

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