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BB asks to ensure smooth ATM services during vacation

BB asks to ensure smooth ATM services during vacation

The Bangladesh Bank (BB) on Thursday (May 23) asked the commercials banks to ensure smooth and uninterrupted transactions through Automated Teller Machine (ATM), Point of Sale (POS), e-Payment Gateway or internet banking, and Mobile Financial Services (MFS) during the upcoming vacation of holy Eid-ul-Fitr.

In a circular, the central bank instructed the banks to ensure adequate security at the ATM booths, create awareness among the merchants and clients to prevent forgery in POS services, keep on running the Two Factor Authentication (2FA) on present transaction for online e-Payment Gateway, and inform the clients about transactions through SMS service.

It also instructed the banks to provide Help Line services during the vacation, if any client faces harassment.