Dhaka — The bKash, a mobile financial services company has re-launched its payment gateway with e-commerce platform Evaly on Tuesday. At the same time, according to Evaly, it was learned that payment now can be made with VISA, Master Card, United Commercial Bank’s mobile banking service Upay.
Earlier, on the night of August 16, Mohammad Rassel, managing director, and chief executive of Evaly hinted this in status on his Facebook wall.
Mohammad Rassel said in the Facebook post that from now on the customer will be able to make payment of Evaly through bKash. Payments for Nagad, Upay, Visa MasterCard, and SSL Commerce are also available. Other payment services to be able to recover everything soon.
Confirming the matter, Shamsuddin Haider Dalim, Head of Corporate Communications, bKash, said that bKash’s payment gateway has been launched in accordance with Bangladesh Bank’s e-commerce payment policy. It has been in effect since 17 August.
Earlier, on July 18, bKash suspended the payment of Evaly. At that time, several banks also suspended their credit, debit, and pre-paid card transactions with Evaly.
Among them were Dutch-Bangla Bank, Prime Bank, Mutual Trust Bank (MTB), BRAC Bank, Bank Asia, Dhaka Bank, UCB, and City Bank. In addition, several suppliers of contracts with Evaly have stopped selling because they have not paid their dues against vouchers. A number of companies have also issued notices of interdiction purchases on Evaly’s gift vouchers.
Launched in 2018, Evaly is a Bangladesh-based e-commerce platform. Evaly’s name is at the forefront in terms of lucrative discounts or cashback offers. Despite causing a stir among online shoppers in a short period of time, the company is now at the top of customer suffering and criticism.