Friday Apr 01, 2022
KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) announced on Friday updated timings for the banking sector for the holy month of Ramadan.
According to a notification issued by the SBP, the time has been updated for both public dealing and office timings.
It further mentioned that except Friday, banks and microfinance banks may observe extended business (banking) hours for public dealing from 10am to 3 pm (with 15 minutes prayer break) as per their business requirements.
"After Ramadan, the above timings will automatically be reverted to pre-Ramadan timings," the notification read.
Banks will remain closed for public dealing on Monday (April 4) for the purpose of Zakat deduction.