Bengal Commercial Bank customers can “add money” to bKash instantly

Customers of Bengal Commercial Bank, a next-generation bank, can now transfer funds instantly to any bKash account from anywhere without any fees.

With this latest integration, 33 major commercial banks across the country are now connected to bKash’s largest Add Money network. reads a press release.

bKash and Bengal Commercial Bank Ltd jointly inaugurated the service at the bank’s headquarters in the city on Wednesday.

Tarik Morshed, Managing Director and CEO of Bengal Commercial Bank and Kamal Quadir, CEO of bKash were present at the event. Among others, Shahid Hossain, adviser to the Bengal Commercial Bank; KM Awlad Hossain, Deputy Managing Director of Bengal Commercial Bank; Md Rafiqul Islam, Deputy Managing Director (COO) of Bengal Commercial Bank; Ali Ahmmed, Commercial Director of bKash and Zaid Amin, Financial Services Manager of bKash were present for the occasion.

To transfer the funds, Bengal Commercial Bank account holders must first add a bKash number as a payee through online banking. After logging in to the bank’s online banking with the username and password, the customer must then find the “Transfer Funds” option, go to “Transfer to bKash” and select the number bKash of the beneficiary. In the next step, the user needs to enter the transfer amount and click on the “Submit” button. The customer will then need to enter the OTP and security PIN to complete the transaction.

Once the transaction is successful, the customer will receive an SMS notification. For this transfer of funds, the limit provided by the Bangladesh Bank will be applicable.

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