14 banks to remain open this weekend to facilitate Hajj applicants

In order to facilitate the aspiring pilgrims in depositing Hajj applications, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has directed 14 designated banks to open all of their designated branches on 2nd and 3rd March 2019 (Saturday and Sunday).

These banks include National Bank of Pakistan, Habib Bank of Pakistan, United Bank Limited, MCB Bank, Allied Bank, Bank of Punjab, Bank Alfalah, Zarai Taraqiati Bank, Faysal Bank, Askari Bank, Bank Al-Habib, Habib Metropolitan Bank, Meezan Bank, and Dubai Islamic Bank.

Accordingly, all designated branches of these 14 banks will remain open on Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 2:30pm for collection of Hajj applications along with dues.

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