The State Bank of Pakistan will issue new currency notes for Eid-ul-Fitr 2019 between May 20 and May 31, 2019.
The State Bank has announced an SMS service through which people would get themselves registered before visiting the designated branches to get the new currency notes.
The registration method is simple, just type your CNIC number along with the branch code of the nearby bank and send it to 8877. SMS charges are Rs. 2 plus tax. The Message format is 12345-1234567-1 ABC123
Consumers will receive an information SMS about Redemption Code, Branch address and expiry date of redemption code.
The consumers are asked to visit their respective branches along with original CNIC and a photocopy of the CNIC and the redemption code received through 8877.
The State Bank of Pakistan has issued a list of 172 e-branches.
People can also visit the SBP’s head office to get the new currency notes.
Click below to download the list of branches with codes of Karachi.