People in Turkmenistan Losing Money Due to Bank Glitches

According to news portal, clients of a number of banks in Turkmenistan are inexplicably losing money from their accounts due to technical problems. On April 8-9, Dayhanbank customers discovered deficits of several hundred manat in their accounts. The amounts ranged from about 150 ($88.24) to 800 manat ($470.59). and in some cases their accounts were left in the red.

When customers complained to the bank, they said it was a technical glitch and everything would be back to normal by the evening. In most cases, the amounts withdrawn was refunded to the customer’s account later that same day.

According to the report, only by obtaining a bank statement and carefully checking all expenses would one be able to identify the discrepancy.


Times of Central Asia