Bank opens after 3 days, transactions till 2:30 pm
Published: 11:32 AM, 2 August 2021
After three consecutive days of closure, limited transactions have started in the bank at 10 am on Monday. The transaction will continue till 2:30 pm. However, the bank will be open till 4 pm for completing other ancillary activities.
Bank transactions were closed for three days on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
About this, Md. Anwarul Islam, general manager of the offsite supervision department of Bangladesh Bank, has issued a circular on July 28.
It said all scheduled banks would be closed on August 1 and 4, given the current situation of the Covid-19 outbreak. However, on August 2, 3 and 5, the transaction will continue from 10 am to 2.30 pm. The bank can be kept open till 4 pm to complete ancillary activities after the transaction.