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BB suspends mobile banking for polls

 Economy Desk

 Published: 07:08 PM, 27 December 2018   Updated: 07:08 PM, 27 December 2018

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Bangladesh Bank has suspended all kind of mobile-based financial services (MFS) for temporary basis ahead of the December 30 national election.

All MFS providers have been asked to keep mobile-based financial services suspended from 5:00pm on December 28 to 5:00pm on December 30, the central bank said in a circular today.

However, MFS can allow the individual transaction through mobile account at limited scale up to Tk 5,000 from 5:00pm on December 29 to 5:00pm on December 30, according to the circular.

The decision was taken following the instruction given by the Election Commission, said the circular.

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