20 April 2023 07:04 pm – 2      – 3114


The Central Bank today said a shortage of Rs.5 million worth cash bundle was discovered in one of its vaults during the currency operations on April 11, 2023.

“An internal probe into the matter was commenced immediately, while a complaint was also lodged at the Fort Police Station. The police investigation is in progress,” a brief Central Bank statement said.

The Central Bank said it is taking necessary measures to thoroughly investigate the
incident and strengthen the internal controls, processes, etc.

It also said it will continue assisting the Police to carry out its investigations.