Dawn News

March, 30 2015
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A plea by BP shareholder

I AM a shareholder of the National Bank of Pakistan. The bank declared cash dividend some time in the end of March. Now May has ended, but I have not received the dividend.

The bank’s share registrar (Central Depository Company) does not answer telephone calls. So I hand-delivered a letter 10 days ago, requesting them for a duplicate dividend warrant. But there has been no response.

More than three weeks ago, I reported the matter to the company’s secretary through a registered letter. But even he has ignored my complaint.

So, where should I now go to seek redress?

S.G. JILANEE     Karachi


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A R Khan
Jun 05, 2013 08:59am
Sit it out and seek inner happiness. This is Islamic Republic, you will get your reward for patience in the hereafter.
Md Imran
Jun 04, 2013 01:01pm
you should have been smarter and invested your money in a shariah compliant bank. you wouldn't have had this problem.