In an effort to make banking companies extra accessible, state-owned Punjab National Bank (PNB) stated it has launched banking companies by means of WhatsApp for each clients and non-customers. To activate the banking facility on WhatsApp, clients must first save the official PNB’s WhatsApp quantity +919264092640 of their cellphone e book and provoke a dialog (on WhatsApp) by sending a hello/whats up to this quantity, the financial institution stated in an announcement.
Earlier than beginning a dialog, buyer should guarantee to test “inexperienced tick” together with PNB’s profile title on WhatsApp to make sure that this can be a real WhatsApp banking account, it stated.
At current, it stated, PNB would offer non-financial companies equivalent to steadiness inquiry, final 5 transactions, cease cheque, request cheque e book to its account holders by means of the WhatsApp banking service.
Different informative companies that might be supplied to each account and non-account holders embrace on-line account opening; enquiring financial institution deposit and mortgage merchandise, digital merchandise, NRI companies; finding department/atm, opt-in, opt-out choices, it stated.
The WhatsApp banking service can be obtainable 24×7, together with holidays, on each android and iOS-based cell phones.