Pakistani Bank has opened an account for a transgender person for the first time ever. The account was opened at First Woman Bank Limited under the bank’s ‘Zindagi Asaan’ category. In the Multan branch of Woman Bank, a transgender person Manzoor opened her account.
Manzoor said, “For us, keeping our money safe was a big concern. We have even lost our hard-earned money. It is not possible to carry money and we even left it at our quarters. When I came to First Woman Bank and spoke to them, they paid heed to me and opened an account.”
Manzoor was extremely happy upon opening her bank account and is looking forward to saving her money in he account. She also said that she will tell other members of her community to open an account as well.
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Main features of the account include the Instant opening of the account with minimum money, start with as little as Rs. 100/-, no minimum balance requirement, transaction limit up to Rs. 500,000/- per month, no service charges for the opening of an account or closing it, 50% concession on the issuance of ATM Card, cross border (inward ) transactions facility, locker facility if available, SMS Alerts, and free and easy conversion from BBA Accounts to Zindagi Asaan Account