BB to release new notes from Thursday

DHAKA, Bangladesh Bank (BB) is going to release new

notes of Taka 10, 20, 50 and 100 denominations from Thursday ahead of the

holy EidulAzha.

The new notes will be distributed from all branches of Bangladesh Bank

across the country, said a press release.

The distribution of the new notes will continue until August 8 except the

government holidays.

The notes will be distributed from Jatrabari Branch of the NCC Bank, Abdul

Ghoni Road Corporate Branch of the Janata Bank, Jatiya Press Club Branch of

the Agrani Bank, Mirpur Branch of the NRB Global Bank, Kawran Bazar Branch of

the South East Bank, Bashundhara City (Panthapath) Branch of the Social

Islami Bank, Chakbazar Branch of the Uttara Bank, Ramna Corporate Branch of

the Sonali Bank, Uttara Branch of Dhaka Bank, Gulshan Branch of the IFIC

Bank, Mohakhali Branch of the National Bank, Mohammadpur Branch of the First

Security Islami Bank, Rajarbagh Branch of Janata Bank, Sadarghat Branch of

the Pubali Bank, Kakril Branch of the South East Bank, Bashabo Branch of the

One Bank, Shaymoli Branch of the Brac Bank, SME and Agriculture Branch at

dakshinkhan of the DutchBangla Bank, Banani Branch of the Premier Bank,

Dhanmondi Branch of the Bank Asia, Begum Rokeya Sarani Branch of the City

Bank, Nandipara Branch of the AlArafah Islami Bank, Elephant Road Branch of

the Prime Bank, Narayanganj Branch of the Mercantile Bank, Shimrial Branch of

the Exim Bank, Gazipur Chowrasta Branch of the Islami Bank Bangladesh

Limited, Savar Branch of the Uttara Bank, Savar Branch of the Mutual Trust

Bank and Keraniganj Branch of the Trust Bank.

The central bank said a person will be allowed to collect notes once.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)