All authorised branches of National Bank of Pakistan as well as field offices of the State Bank of Pakistan Banking Services Corporation will observe extended banking hours on Monday.
This is being done to facilitate collection of government receipts, duties and taxes, according to a circular issued on Thursday by the central bank.
The facilities will be open till 9pm on September 30, the SBP chief spokesperson said.
NBP branches will settle their transactions with respective SBP-BSC field offices on the same day, the circular read, adding that a special clearing has been arranged at 7pm for this purpose by the NIFT.
It advised all banks to keep their concerned branches open on September 30 till 9pm.