Staff members of major banking group RHB woke up to a windfall this morning when they received their salaries tenfold.
According to The Rakyat Post, the ‘windfall’ resulted in netizens tweeting about the “good news” with one sharing a screenshot of the salary amount being RM29,700.
“We all damn rich,” read part of a tweet by @anysfadyla along with the screenshot.
Meanwhile @JLoveAbd tweeted claiming the bank’s IT department had made a blunder, accidentally paying its staff’s salary tenfold.
Many also took to poking fun at the matter on social networking sites, with it going viral this morning.
RHB when contacted clarified that what happened was a result from a systems errors.
A screenshot of an alleged message from the bank was also shared on social media, saying that the Human Resources department of the bank over credited the salaries last night by adding an extra zero.
“Please inform staff not to overdraw beyond their normal salary payment as IT will be doing a system reversal today to rectify,” the alleged message to the bank’s staff read.