New Delhi: In a view to help out people post demonetisation, the Punjab National Bank (PNB) on Saturday installed a mobile ATM van outside All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Hospital in Delhi to ensure that no inconvenience is caused to the people for exchange of cash.
After installing the mobile ATM van, a PNB official said, “Have installed ATM van outside AIIMS hospital so that family members of patients find it a little convenient to exchange cash.”
Earlier in the day, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while speaking on re-calibration of ATMs said that the work will be completed within 2 weeks.
Prime Minister in his address to the nation on Tuesday had announced that in order to put a menace and crackdown on black money, the government will demonitise Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes and they will be replaced by new Rs 500 and Rs 2,0000 notes which will be available in the ATMs from November 11.
However, PM also said that there was no need to panic as people will be able to deposit or exchange banned notes through Banks, Post Offices between Novermber 10 and December 30.
Prime Minister on Saturday also said that he was aware of the hardship people were facing in India because of the demonetisation move, but emphasized that it was necessary in the larger interests of the nation.
First Published | 12 November 2016 4:47 PM