| 27 Dec 2018, 00:00 | Update : 27 Dec 2018, 20:12
The transaction through Mobile Financial Service (MFS) has been declared suspended for temporary period centering the eleventh general election.
The direction came through a circular of Bangladesh Bank on Thursday.
It is said in the circular, according to the direction of Election Commission order is being given to all the Mobile Financial Service provider agencies to stop all kinds of transaction through Mobile Financial Services from 5 pm of December 28, 2018 to 5 pm of December 30, 2018.
That means in these three days or for 48 hours nobody can withdraw or deposit money through any kind of mobile banking like Bkash and Rocket services.
But it is also said in the circular, Mobile Financial Service can be made operational keeping limited option for transaction up to 5 thousand taka per day from personal account from 5 pm of December 29, 2018 to 5 pm of December 30, 2018.
Under this circumstance, Mobile Financial Service providing banks and subsidiaries are suggested to take necessary action in this regard and to inform all including the subscribers.