Punjab National Bank, abbreviated as PNB, is an Indian nationalised bank that is the third largest bank in India in terms of asset size.
The PNB branches are spread across 11,809 locations in India, with the headquarters in New Delhi.
Punjab National Bank is one of the banks in India that cares about its customers, and it has long been known as the best customer service bank in India.
The bank employs approximately 70,810 people who work around the clock to provide prior services to customers.
Working hours :-
Punjab National Bank’s business hours are same across the country.
Employee’s normal working hours are from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., while customers are served from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The PNB works to give priority and value to the customers, stakeholders and investors.
PNB working days in week are from Monday to Friday.
On Sundays and National Holidays, the PNB remains closed.
PNB is closed on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month, so all Saturdays are not working days for them.
The bank is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the remaining Saturdays.
Lunch time for PNB employees :-
In our country, there are no set lunchtimes for any of the banks.
In whole office hours an employee at Punjab National Bank always remains busy.
Normally, PNB bankers indicate lunch times as 2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., however no circular stipulates this time.
Lunch time varies by branch, and there may be a slight variation in lunch timings between branches, although it is normally consumed for half an hour in all branches.
Lunch breaks are provided to staff at Punjab National Bank on a rotational basis due to their busy schedules.
The flexibility of lunch hours is determined by the convenience of the employees.
This implies that staff are never on break at the same time, avoiding inconvenience to clients and ensuring that the bank’s operations function efficiently.
As a result, you may go to the bank at lunch time also and find someone to assist you.
In fact, it is recommended that at least one member of staff be present at all times to attend to customers and answer their questions.
It makes ease to account holders to do financial or non-financial transactions in the bank during lunch hours.
24×7 Services of PNB :-
There is no need to stuck our transactions even on bank holidays or even the employees are not available because the PNB offers some services for which there is no need to go to the branch.
1]The cash withdrawal can be done using PNB ATM.
2]The cash deposit upto 30000 can be done using Cash Deposit Machine (CDM) of PNB.
3]The money transfer can be done using Internet Banking service.
Working Days : Monday to Friday
Holidays : Sunday, 2nd and 4th Saturday of month, Public holidays
Office hours : 10 am to 5 pm
Customer visit hours : 10 am to 4 pm
Lunch time : Not fixed but of 30 minutes between 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.