In This post, I will tell you how you can open an Airtel Payments bank account and how to link this account to UPI in various Application such as Paytm, Google Tez, PhonePe and other mobile apps. Before we proceed to open an Airtel Payments Bank account by using your mobile, You need a few things such as one ID card like Aadhaar Card, PAN card Driving License etc.
There is a List of Items that you need at the time of open Airtel Payments Bank
1 ID Proof (Adhaar Card, Driving License, PAN Card etc.), 1 Mobile Number (SIM Card entered in the same phone which you use for open Airtel Payments Bank), Internet Connectivity (Wi-FI or Mobile Data Packet).
First You need to install Airtel App on your mobile phone, for installing this App visit Google play store and make a search for Airtel and then tap on Airtel App and then again tap on install button. If you have already installed this app on your mobile phone then skip this step.
Now open Airtel mobile app on your phone and then enter your mobile number which you have entered in the same phone which you are using to create airtel account. This is important that you have an Airtel number for creating account here. After entering your mobile number tap on the submit button. Wait for a moment’s until you will receive an OTP on your mobile phone. Now enter OTP (one-time password) on the given box and again click on submit button.
After Submitting given OTP on Airtel Mobile app, your airtel account will be created. You will automatically be logged in your airtel account after creating in Airtel Mobile App and the dashboard will have appeared on your mobile screen. In this Screen, you will see three Tabs My Airtel, Payments Banks, and Entertainment. In the My Airtel Tab you can check your mobile balance and directly you can recharge your phone. In Airtel Payments Bank you find your Airtel E-Wallet but first, you need to create your E-Wallet by filling a few basic details on the next screen.
How to Open Airtel Payments Bank and Link to UPI
This is the Main process How to Open Airtel Payments Bank and Link to UPI. For Opening your Airtel Payments Bank tap on the Payments Bank tab. In this screen, you will see your Airtel E-Wallet, remember that this is only Wallet not your Payments Bank account. For creating your payments bank account click on View Profile link given at the bottom of your E-Wallet Account name and enter your MPIN to access your profile. In this Screen, you will see the basic details that you provide at the time of creating your Airtel Account. Here you will see a button OPEN BANK ACCOUNT given at the bottom of your name. So tap on this button and fill your Aadhaar Number, PAN number your name and other details and then tap on submit button.
How to Submit KYC For Airtel Payments Bank Account:
This is one of the main processes for opening your Airtel Payments Bank account. Because without submitting your KYC you will not able to access this account. So here the process how you can submit your KYC for your Airtel Payments Bank account. After submitting your basic details at the time of opening Payments Bank you will get a list of Banking points near you. So choose one of them, you can check the route and also make a call them. Now proceed to the nearest banking point with your Aadhaar Card. Submit your Adhaar Card and make Biometric. After doing this process you will be able to access your Airtel Payments Bank anywhere and anytime.
How to Open Airtel Virtual Debit Card:
In the Airtel Mobile, you will get a Virtual Debit Card after creating your E-Wallet and Payments Bank account. For Checking your Airtel Virtual Debit Card you need to click on Online Card Link given in the Payments Bank Tab. Using this Card you can Shop online and replace your physical Debit Card to it.
How to Link your Airtel Payments Bank account to Bhim UPI or other E-Wallet App
For Linking your Airtel Payments Bank account to Bhim UPI, PayTm, Google Tez etc. you need to tap on Bhim UPI button given in the screen on Payments Bank. If you want to link your airtel payments bank to other app you need to open the app where you want to link. Click on UPI select Airtel Payments Bank in the list of banks. But remember one thing that the account of another app will be created with the same mobile number of Airtel Payments Bank. Now you can make payments through using UPI.
*Conclusion: I think this post will help you to How to Open Airtel Payments Bank and Link to UPI. If you have any queries related to this post then leave a comment under the comment section. Keep this page bookmarked for more tips and trick about Airtel Payments Bank.
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