Bank of Ceylon relocates its Pelawatta Branch
With the intension of providing its customers a superior service, the Bank of Ceylon relocated its Pelawatta Branch to a new and a spacious building at the No.392/1, Pannipitiya Road, Thalangama South, Pelawatta. The Bank’s Deputy General Manager, Sales and Channel Management, Priyal Silva ceremoniously opened the branch recently. Assistant General Manager, Western Province South, W.K.L.B.N. Samanthi, Operations Manager and province staff were present.
The Pelawatta Branch was upgraded with novel digital banking technology for customers in the area. It will offer a wide array of banking services such as current and local or foreign currency savings/ Fixed Deposit accounts, children’s and Senior Citizen’s savings accounts and saving plans, housing and personal loans, special loans schemes such as Divi Udana loan schemes that comprises of 22 loan schemes for SME and Micro entrepreneurs beginning with the lowest rate of 4% (granted for agriculture, tourism, exports, tea, apparel, IT, logistics and spice cultivation), education loans, Leasing and pawning facilities.
Customers can also avail themselves of Debit or Credit cards, Micro and SME financing facilities and international money transfer/remittances services. The branch is connected to the rest of the 646 branches through a centralised network thus allowing customers to transact real-time with any of the branches in the network spread across the country.
Bringing in the digital aspect of banking to every nook and corner in the country Bank of Ceylon has strategically spread its technology to all its branches. BOC Smart online banking, B-APP mobile banking and SmartPay QR scan mobile app assists customers to conduct daily banking transactions with convenience. Especially during COVID-19 spread, where special precautions are necessary, BOC wishes to remind all its valued customers to get on aboard with these cashless digital transaction modes.