Business Desk: NRB Commercial Bank account holders are now able to transfer fund to any bKash customer account. NRB Commercial Bank account holder will use his/her NRBC PLANET App credentials to log into bank account and perform transaction. The fund transfer will take place instantly.

And for this bKash, the largest mobile financial service provider of the country and NRB Commercial Bank Limited has launched the service at bKash office yesterday.

Mizanur Rashid, Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) of bKash and Kazi Md. Talha, Deputy Managing Director of NRB Commercial Bank Limited were present on the launching ceremony on behalf of their organizations.

To avail the service, NRBC Bank account holders will need to use their NRBC PLANET App credentials to log into bank account and complete the transaction by adding or choosing a bKash customer account as beneficiary, entering amount and submitting the instantly generated One Time Password (OTP). There will be no service charge on customers for this. And it can be availed 24/7 uninterruptedly.

Besides NRBC Bank, currently fund can also be transferred to bKash accounts from BRAC Bank, City Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, Dhaka Bank, Mutual Trust Bank, Bank Asia, Eastern Bank, Midland Bank, South Bangla Agriculture and Commerce Bank and Jamuna Bank.

Launched in 2011, bKash, a joint venture of BRAC Bank, US based Money in Motion, International Finance Corporation, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Ant Financial, operates as a payment service provider offering broad range of digital financial services under the regulation of Bangladesh Bank.