HOW TO OPEN BANK ACCOUNT USING AADHAAR CARD?
Everyone needs to open a bank account in some point of their lives. Previously the procedure used to be a bit longer but now opening a bank account opening is very easy by simply using an aadhaar card. As per the new guidelines given by the RBI, the Government has decided to take the letter granted by the UIDAI as defined above as a legitimately valid document for opening bank accounts.
RBI briefed that aadhaar card is consider as a complete KYC document valid for opening of an account. As we know the government of India at present has allowed the aadhaar as a valid document for getting a new mobile connection. All you need to do is to submit photocopy which must be duly attested.
You can now give aadhaar card as a valid document for opening the account in state bank of India or Canara bank or Axis bank or any state bank group, Andhra bank, ICICI bank, HDFC bank and the other nationalised bank. While opening the bank account you may have to fill the KYC form, for this purpose we need the address proof and identity form.
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