– More than 80 retailers and two banks participated
– Coins and fresh currencies worth Rs. 8 lakh were exchanged
ICICI Bank Ltd., India’s largest private sector bank, organised a coin exchange mela at its branch premises in Sindur Business Centre, Swami Vivekanand Road. It was held under the aegis of the Reserve Bank of India.
Shri Jaikish, General Manager and Officer-in-Charge, RBI, Foreign Exchange Department inaugurated the event.
The Bank periodically organises coin exchange melas to offer a free facility of exchanging acceptable soiled and mutilated currency notes with fresh currency and coins to the general public. They are much-awaited events that receive an overwhelming response of people from all walks of life. Anyone can avail of this facility free of cost.
The coin mela at Panaji saw participation from over 80 retailers including chemists, restaurant owners, stationery & general store owners along with Goa Urban Co-op Bank Ltd. and Union Bank Ltd. They exchanged coins worth Rs. 8 lakh in the denomination of Rs.10, Rs.5, Rs.2 and Re.1.
ICICI Bank has 4,450 branches and 13,766 ATMs in the country (as on March 31, 2016). It has over 30 branches and more than 65 ATMs in Goa.
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