According to new rules set by the Government of India, every citizen has to update their bank accounts with their Aadhaar card details. As we see, Aadhaar is slowly turning into a very important document in managing any monetary dealings. From filing Income Tax Returns (ITRs) to availing benefits under various government schemes, the government is making Aadhaar Card obligatory for various procedures.
One of India’s largest banks – State Bank of India – is offering multiple ways to connect your bank accounts to your 12-digit Aadhaar number. Here, SBI users have the option to transfer their Aadhaar details online or through SMS in a specific format to a selected number provided by the bank. The bank is additionally allowing customers to link their Aadhaar number to their bank account at an ATM.
Following are the two ways that can help you to complete the linking procedure:
You can also link Aadhaar card with the bank account by simply visiting the branch office, visiting your nearest ATM or via SMS. Here are the below-mentioned steps to complete the entire linking process.
This is the most convenient way to complete the linking procedure. Here, every bank has their own number to seed your bank account with Aadhaar number. Below are the steps to be followed :
Follow the steps to complete the linking process by visiting the nearest bank branch:
There are few banks that provide the facility of seeding bank account with Aadhaar through SMS. Every bank has their own format. Here are few steps to complete the linking process set by State Bank of India:
Linking Aadhaar to a bank account can either be done through net banking or via bank’s mobile application. It is advisable to register with the bank to avail any of the above facility.
Linking Aadhaar with bank account through net banking
Here is how you can link your bank account with Aadhaar easily through internet banking :
Linking Bank Account with Aadhaar through mobile app
The linking can also be done through a mobile application and it is considered to be the easiest way complete the seeding procedure. Below are the mentioned steps to be followed to complete the entire through your bank’s app: