Raising the matter during Zero Hour, Sudip Bandopadhyay (TMC) alleged the role of Romanians and Nigerians in skimming ATM machines and asked where will people keep their savings if the money kept in banks is not safe.
Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury (Congress) said lakhs of money is being looted and such incidents are mostly happening at unmanned ATMs.
"Banks take money from customers as service charge. They are responsible for providing security to deposits of public. To safeguard from such skimmers, people in Kolkata are now blocking their ATM cards," Chowdhury said.
Separately, BJP's Sunil Kumar Singh alleged that the ruling party is indulging in violence in the state of West Bengal after panchayat elections.
Singh asked the Centre to intervene and ensure that the violence in the state is stopped.
He said Kannada is an ancient language and was accorded classical language tag by the Government in 2008.
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