WhatsApp Pay is here. Here’s everything that you need to know.
By Aman Rashid | Updated: 7 November 2020 19:00 IST
WhatsApp Pay is based on UPI and is designed in partnership with the NPCI.
WhatsApp Pay now rolling out in India
Users can now make digital payments using WhatsApp
WhatsApp also lets you send money to those who use other UPI apps
WhatsApp has finally launched its payments feature in India. WhatsApp Pay is slowly being rolled out to people across the country, so if the feature hasn't shown up for you yet, do not worry as it should show up soon.
WhatsApp Payments has been designed in partnership with the National Payments Corporation of India or NPCI, and it is based on the Unified Payments Interface or UPI. To get started you need to be on the latest version of WhatsApp for Android or iOS. Your WhatsApp number should be the same number that's linked to your bank account too. Read this article, as we tell you everything you need to know about WhatsApp Payments.
WhatsApp Payments: How to set up
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