New Currency Notes on Eid ul Azha 1438 AH 2017 AD – SMS on 8877 from 24 August to 30 August 2017 – State Bank Notification
The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has issued detail procedure to get new and fresh currency notes on this eid ul azha. You just type short message (SMS) on your mobile phone and send it on short code of 8877. The time and date for sending SMS are also mentioned in the Urdu version of banner released by SBP. State Bank of Pakistan, Banking Services Corporation 9Bank) is managing all this system.
Issuance of Currency Notes
Start Date = 25th August 2017 (Friday)
End Date = 31st August 2017 (Thursday)
Period of Sending SMS on 8877
Start Date and Time = 24th August at 09:00 AM
Start Date and Time = 30th August at 05:00 PM
Procedure of sending Message?
Send Your CNIC and Bank branch ID with space between them on 8877 Short SMS Code. In reply you will get Transaction Number and Address of the Bank Branch.
After receiving SMS reply, You can get new currency notes within the date mentioned in the SMS. You will present photo copy and original CNIC in the Bank branch. You will get 2 packets of New / fresh currency notes of Rs.10.
How to Get Banks Branch ID Codes?
The almost 1002 bank branch id codes are available on the official website of SBP at www.sbp.org.pk. and www.pakistanbanks.org. These branches are located in 120 cities and towns of Pakistan.
Telephone Number / Help Line
Rate / Charges of one SMS:-
Mobile phone company will charge Rs. 2 from the customer on sending SMS on 8877. This amount is included all taxes.
Only one transaction code will be issued against the each computerized identity card (CNIC). No Duplication Dear.