As per an official statement, HDFC Bank has deployed Mobile Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) to assist customers during the lockdown. The aim of this move is to eliminate the need to move out of the locality to withdraw cash.
The statement said, “HDFC Bank’s mobile van carrying the ATM has been successfully piloted in Mumbai, Noida, Allahabad and Coimbatore, with plans to extend the service to the rest of the country shortly.”
“The locations for deployment are being identified in consultation with local municipal authorities in respective cities.”
This mobile ATM facilities to operate between 1000 to 1700 hours. The mobile ATM will cover three to five stops in a day.
Commenting on this service, S Sampathkumar, group head – Liability Products, Third Party Products and Non-Resident Business at HDFC Bank, “We want to do our part to help everyone stay home and stay safe. Our mobile ATM will help people get access to easy cash withdrawal.”