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Mobile banking suspended from this evening

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 10:44 AM, 28 December 2018   Updated: 10:47 AM, 28 December 2018

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

All kinds of mobile-based financial services (MFS) will remain suspended for 48 hours from Friday afternoon ahead of the Sunday's national election. 

Bangladesh Bank asked all MFS providers to keep mobile-based financial services suspended from 5:00 pm on December 28 to 5:00 pm on December 30. 

The central bank has taken the decision as per the directives of the election commission to shut all kinds of mobile banking services on the occasion of the general election. It issued a circular in this regard on Thursday.

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