Bank customer Alert: If you are a customer of State Bank of India (SBI) and Bank of India (BOI), then there is an important news for you. Actually, the bank has appealed to its customers for PAN-Aadhaar linking.
According to the bank, the linking of PAN and Aadhaar is essential to avoid any inconvenience or to enjoy uninterrupted banking services. Before 31 March 2022, the customer should link his PAN and Aadhaar.
What did SBI say?
SBI has informed its customers, “We advise our customers to link their PAN with Aadhaar to avoid any inconvenience and enjoy uninterrupted banking service.” At the same time, Bank of India has also asked its customers to link PAN-Aadhaar before March 31.
PAN is mandatory for many financial transactions including opening bank accounts, depositing cash in bank accounts, opening demat accounts, dealing in immovable properties and dealing in bonds. Aadhaar is biometric based and cannot be obtained on the basis of any other identity document.
How to link PAN with Aadhaar
can also be done by visiting the official website of Income Tax https://www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in/home link. At the same time, linking can be done through message, for this SMS will have to be sent to 567678 or 56161 number in the format UIDPAN<12 digit Aadhaar number>>10 digit PAN number>.