Change in bank hours from May 4 to 9
Business hours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; pension fee streamlined
The enterprise hours of banks in the State have been decreased from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. from May 4 to 9. Staff will work until 2 p.m. for the bank’s inside work.
The change relies on a call of the State Level Bankers Committee (SLBC) sub-committee assembly with the Reserve Bank of India, member banks, and different stakeholders right here on Thursday and as per authorities’s directive to tighten curbs to comprise the second wave of COVID-19.
Since the primary week of May is pension fee week, it has been determined to stagger the disbursal of pension funds. Pension Account holders with account numbers of final digit 0 and 1 will get pension on May 3 from the bank branches, 2 and three on May 4, 4 and 5 on May 5, 6 and seven on May 6, 8 and 9 on May 7.
(*4*) ought to keep away from visiting branches so far as attainable and utilise digital platforms for banking transactions to the utmost attainable extent, stated Premkumar, convenor, SLBC.