State Bank announces fresh currency notes booking date for Eid-ul-Fitr 2019
KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) announced dates for issuance of fresh currency notes for Eid-ul-Fitr between May 20 and May 31, 2019.
State Bank has announced an SMS service thorough which people would get themselves registered before visiting the designated branches to get the fresh currency notes.
People are asked to send a message to 8877 along with their CNIC numbers and branch codes of the bank.
SMS charges are Rs2 plus tax.
Consumers will receive an SMS carrying Redemption Code, E-Branch Address and Expiry Date of Redemption Code.
The consumers are asked to visit their respective e-branches along with original CNIC, a photocopy of the CNIC and the Redemption Code received through 8877.
According to the State Bank of Pakistan, new currency notes would be available at 1700 branches of 142 cities.
People can also visit the State Bank’s six field offices to get currency notes.