Mobile ATMs are offering some relief to residents of Bengaluru and Delhi as people across the country are running out of cash. Delhi saw a Punjab National Bank mobile ATM at ITPO Pragati Maidan, while a Canara Bank ATM was seen near MG Road in Bengaluru.
The mobile ATM helped 800 customers withdraw around Rs 8 lakh in cash.
Across cities, banks are putting mobile ATMs in use to help citizens overcome the cash crunch. On Sunday, Dena Bank deployed one on Worli Sea Front in Mumbai. A day before that, PNB placed a mobile ATM outside the All India Institute for Medical Sciences in Delhi “so that family members of patients find it a little convenient to exchange cash”. According to a report in the Times of India, a PNB ATM set out for Morna village was spotted in Sector 35 and briefly chased by people “desperate” for cash
Credits The Indian Express