JS Bank Digital Policing Initiative Wins Award for “Best Payment Technology/Solution Provider”

Karachi-4th July, 2019: JS Bank, one of Pakistan’s leading banking institutions has won the award for “Best Payment Technology/Solution Provider” for its Digital Traffic Challan Initiative at the 2019 DIGI Awards.

Held since 2017, the DIGI awards recognize out of the box thinking and initiatives in the fields of technology, E-Commerce, Fintech and Banking Innovation.

With its focus on innovation and technology oriented financial solutions the Bank introduced its digital policing initiative in partnership with Islamabad Traffic Police. This innovative solution offers a suite of services in six categories including, digital traffic challan issuance, fee payments through mobile wallets, document management system, live monitoring of police official’s deployment, heat maps of traffic violations and live reconciliation of accounts.

The award was received by Tahir Sheikh, Group Head Branchless Banking & Emerging Businesses – JS Bank. Commenting on the achievement Noman Azhar, Head of Branchless Banking & Digital Implementation said, “At JS Bank, we strive to pioneer digital technology which improves the lives of our fellow citizens. This achievement will further JS Bank’s commitment towards technological innovation and public facilitation.”

Committed towards its role as a catalyst of change in the financial sector, the Bank hopes to continue this journey of impact by providing a variety of innovative conventional and digital solutions in the years ahead.


About JS Bank:

JS Bank is one of the fastest growing banks in Pakistan, with 345 branches in 172 cities including one international branch. The Bank is a leader in the digital banking space and distribution of insurance solutions. JS Bank has received the prestigious Asiamoney Award for ‘Best Bank for SMEs’ as well as the award for Best Environmental and Social Governance Bank at the Pakistan Banking Awards. The Bank is part of JS Group, one of Pakistan’s most diversified and progressive financial services groups. For more information, please visit http://www.jsbl.com.