Narendra Modi on 30.12.2016, Friday launched the BHIM-mobile app for the Unified Payment Interface (UPI). The application, which will be common across all banks and financial institutions Bharat Interface for Mobile.
|Updated||December 30, 2016|
|Require Android Version||2.3.3 and up|
|Offered By||National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)|
Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) is an initiative to enable fast, secure, reliable cashless payments through your mobile phone. BHIM is interoperable with other Unified Payment Interface (UPI) applications, and bank accounts. BHIM is made in India – developed by the National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI), dedicated to the service of the nation.
Download App from Google Play Store
Banks Supported By the App
Bank Of Baroda
Bank Of Maharashtra
Catholic Syrian Bank
Central Bank Of India
Indian Overseas Bank
Karur Vysya Bank
Kotak Mahindra Bank
Punjab National Bank
How does it work?
Register your bank account with BHIM, and set a UPI PIN for the bank account. Your mobile number is your payment address (PA), and you can simply start transacting.
Send / Receive Money: Send money to or receive money from friends, family and customers through a mobile number or payment address. Money can also be sent to non UPI supported banks using IFSC and MMID. You can also collect money by sending a request and reverse payments if required.
Check Balance: You can check your bank balance and transactions details on the go.
Custom Payment Address: You can create a custom payment address in addition to your phone number.
QR Code: You can scan a QR code for faster entry of payment addresses. Merchants can easily print their QR Code for display.
Transaction Limits: Maximum of Rs. 10,000 per transaction and Rs. 20,000 within 24 hours.
Languages supported: Hindi and English.