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

DHAKA, Bangladesh Bank (BB) today asked the commercials banks to ensure smooth and uninterrupted transactions through the Automated Teller Machine (ATM), Point of Sale (POS), ePayment Gateway or internet banking and Mobile Financial Services (MFS) during the vacation of EidulFitr.

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 ePayment 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.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)