KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan has issued the new notes to 1700 branches of banks. The people can get fresh currency notes for Eid-ul-Fitr from May 20 to May 31. You can also get the fresh currency notes from six field offices of State Bank.
Method to Get Fresh Currency Notes
Before visiting the bank, you need to get registered through SMS from your mobile number. See below the process to get the fresh currency notes via SMS service.
Write the CNIC number in the message.
With space, write the branch code of your nearby bank.
Send it to 8877.
The format should be like “3520211111112 0219.”
The CNIC should be written without spaces. You will get the response within one day. The reply will contain a transaction number with a particular date. So, on the given date, you need to provide your original CNIC with its copy to the relevant bank.
Terms and Conditions
Every consumer can get one packet of Rs 50 and Rs 100 fresh notes whereas three packets of Rs 10 fresh notes.
The fresh notes can be collected on the same date prescribed in the reply. On another date, the facility will not be available.