SBI Alert! Your banking services will soon stop if you don't do THIS, bank warns 40 crore users
Customers of SBI have been advised to link their PAN with their Aadhaar card.
SBI has sent an alert to its millions of customers across the country, urging them to link their PAN to their Aadhaar card by March 31, 2022. The bank has warned its customers to complete the essential tasks by the deadline, otherwise their banking services may be impacted.
SBI said in a tweet, "We advise our customers to link their PAN with Aadhaar to avoid any inconvenience and continue enjoying a seamless banking service."
"If not linked, PAN will be rendered inoperative/inactive and cannot be used for carrying out specific transactions." the bank added.
keeping view of the ongoing pandemic, SBI has extended the deadline for linking PAN with Aadhaar from September 30, 2021 to March 31, 2022.
Here's how to link PAN-Aadhaar card first way
Step 1: Go to the official website of Income Tax
Step 2: Click on the option of 'Link Aadhaar'.
Step 3: On the new page, enter your PAN and Aadhaar details.
Step 4: Select the box 'I have only year of birth in aadhaar card' if only your date of birth is mentioned on the document.
Step 5: Verify details via captcha code or select the OTP option.
Step 6: Select the link Aadhaar button and your PAN and Aadhaar will be linked.
Link PAN and Aadhaar via SMS
Step 1: Type - UIDPAN<12-digit Aadhaar><10-digit PAN> in the message box.
Step 2: Send the message to 567678 or 56161, and your PAN will be linked to your Aadhaar Card