Ludhiana, August 26
The All-India Bank Officers’ Confederation (AIBOC), Punjab chapter, has written a letter to the Chief Minister over the rising variety of bank workers being bothered with Covid. The officers have demanded that the CM ought to concern directives for ‘uniform’ pointers for working banks for 5 days every week and curtail the banking hours from 10 am to 2 pm within the bigger curiosity of the fraternity.
The AIBOC members mentioned bank officers have been rendering providers to basic public with full energy every day attributable to which, a lot of them had already been contaminated by Covid-19. They mentioned regardless of this, as per the most recent directions issued by the state administration, banks have been being allowed to open on Saturdays. “As regards to the availability of banking services, it is pertinent to note that customers are availing of alternate delivery channels, including Internet banking, IMPS and bank mobile apps, which ensure uninterrupted availability of services even in the lockdown. Keeping this in mind, a breather should be given to the banks too,” mentioned the AIBOC. — TNS