Wednesday, 26 February 2014 18:48:42
SBP reminds public to exchange 1,2,5,10,25, 50 paisa coins
KARACHI, Feb 26 (APP): State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has
reminded the general public to exchange the decimal coins of
paisa 1, 2, 5, 10, 25 and 50 till Sept 30.
These can be exchanged from the field offices of SBP BSC and
commercial/microfinance banks branches, said an SBP statement
here on Wednesday.
For awareness of general public , State Bank has advised the
commercial/microfinance banks to display posters/banners at
visible places of their branches for exchange of decimal coins.
The Federal Government has already notified that coins of
paisa 1, 2, 5, 10, 25 and 50 will cease to be legal tender on
October 1, 2014.