“Customers can withdraw cash up to Rs 2,000 at these stores by swiping their debit cards using the PoS machines deployed at these stores,” the bank said in a statement.
Some of the 50 empanelled stores include Roopam, Benzer, Amarsons, Kala Niketan, Premsons, Asiatic, Libas, Seasons, Roopmilan, Metro, Catwalk, and Mochi, among others. These stores will use cash collected from their sales for the withdrawals.
“The initiative will help the masses easily withdraw cash and reduce their inconvenience,” Head of Card Payment Products at HDFC Bank, Parag Rao, said.
Federation of Retail Traders Welfare Association is a trade body representing shop owners in Mumbai with over two lakh small, medium, and large store owners as its members.