Defunct ATMs irk Tangmarg residents

BARAMULLA: The residents of Tangmarg area of this north Kashmir district Sunday complained of inconvenience due to the technical errors in Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) of Jammu and Kashmir Bank Limited.
They said that the JKB ATMs from Tangmarg to Kunzer and other areas remain defunct or remain usually down due to technical errors causing inconvenience to the locals and the tourists visiting the tourist resort of Gulmarg. The locals said that the faulty ATMs were affecting their business.
“We tried to carry out transaction at the ATMs installed at Chandilora, Kunzar, and Tangmarg but we couldn’t succeed due to the technical errors of the machines,” a group of customers said.
However a bank official refuted that the ATMs in the areas were defunct. However, he said, the machines might be running out of notes.