india – Banks to work on saturday and sunday
All the banks in the country will be open on coming Saturday and Sunday. This is for the convenience of the people to exchange their notes. The ban of 500, 1000 rupee note has created a worry among common people. in order to sort this out RBI have put forward the idea of working in holidays too.
New 500, 2000 rupees notes will available from tomorrow. To change the current notes, banks and ATMs stopped working today. Both the banks and Atm’s will be active from tomorrow. The new notes have reached every bank and the supply of these will start soon with some initial restrictions. The ban totally affected the market and many were even unable to unload goods that reached market. Even petrol pumps and railway stations refused to accept the old notes.