BB asks banks to ensure smooth ATM, MFS services during Eid vacation


Bangladesh Bank (BB) on Wednesday asked the commercials banks to ensure smooth and uninterrupted transactions through the Automated Teller Machine (ATM), Point of Sale (POS), e-Payment Gateway or internet banking and Mobile Financial Services (MFS) during the vacation of Eid-ul-Azha, BSS reports.

In a circular, the BB 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 Card not 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.