Eid-ul-Fitar is celebrated around the world with traditional zeal and zest. Call it, Eid-ul-Fitar. ‘Choti Eid’, ‘Mithi Eid’, ‘Saweenyo wali Eid’, it attracts children the most. The reason behind that is not very obscure. Children gets Eidi ( rupees). Considering it, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to issue new bank notes for Eid 2018.
To get new bank notes was an issue before because one has to wait in the long queue.It was hectic exercise but now it is very easy to get new banknotes.
How to Get new bank notes for Eid 2018:
SBP has announced the procedure to acquire new bank notes for the Eid-ul-Fitar. According to this, one person can get three copies of 10 rupee notes, along with 50 and 100 rupee copy.
Send message to 8877 by mentioning CNIC number space bank branch code (Where you suppose to receive new notes).
Between 1 to 14th June, you will receive message on your phone number and bank address. From where you would collect your new bank notes. Carry your original CNIC number and Copy of it. Don’t delete the message because you will show it while collecting bank notes.
You can receive banknotes from State Bank and 1,535 commercial bank branches situated in 132 cities.
To address any problem and complaints, help desk number is available (021)- 111-008-877
Fascination of new notes:
In Eid-ul-Fitar biggest attraction of kids is to get Eidi. The value of new or old note is same but new notes gives a satisfaction and happiness. Kids spend money on different things . They buy toys. They go to parks.
Bank Branch code for new notes: