Banks open 15hrs at Ctg, Mongla, Benapole land ports
Published : Wednesday, 6 February, 2019 at 7:27 PM Count : 515
All bank branches will remain open from 7am to 10pm every day throughout the week at the Chattogram, Mongla and Benapole land ports.
The ports are currently operating round the clock to facilitate business activities, reports UNB.
The decision about the bank branches was made at a meeting, presided over by Shipping Minister Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, at the ministry on Wednesday.
Sufficient number of scanner machines will be set up at the ports as soon as possible.
Shipping Ministry Secretary Md Abdus Samad, Chittagong Port Authority Chairman Rear Admiral Zulfiqur Aziz, Bangladesh Land Port Authority Chairman Tapan Kumar Chakravorty, and Mongla Port Authority Chairman Commodore AKM Faruque Hassan, among others, attended the meeting.