How to link Aadhaar Card to PNB Bank Account by Online, Offline

PNB Bank Aadhaar Card link 2023, How to link Aadhaar Card to PNB Bank Account: Check Step by Step guide for linking Aadhaar Card to your Punjab National Bank Account Number. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has clarified that it is necessary to link the bank account with the Aadhaar. RBI has also said that the bank should implement this without waiting for any order. RBI’s cleaning has come because in some media reports it was claimed that the decision of linking bank accounts based on the basis of the Reserve Bank of India has nothing to do with it. Now check step by step guide for linking Aadhar card with PNB Bank account from below….

What was said in RBI’s Clarification?

The RBI said in its clarification: “There is some news in media about the RTI reply.” It is being said that it is not necessary to link the Aadhaar with the bank accounts. RBI wants to clarify that on June 1, 2017, the Central Government had released Money laundering Prevention (Maintenance of Records), second amendment rule 2017 in the gazette. Under this, it has been necessary to link the Aadhaar Number to the bank account. Banks apply this rule and do not wait for any order for this.

PNB Notification: Attention Customer, As Per RBI Directions, Please Update Your KYC Details For Your PNB Suvidha And PNB Uphaar Cards At Nearest PNB Branch For Uninterrupted Service.

What is the last date for Aadhaar Linking with Bank Accounts

  • In June this year, by issuing the notification on behalf of the Central Government it was said that it has become necessary to link the Aadhaar with the bank account.
  • If you have an account in any bank, by 31 December you will need to link your account to the Aadhaar Card. If you do not link the account, then you will get a problem with the transaction. Your account can also be closed.

How to link Aadhaar Card to PNB Bank Account Online

Aadhaar can be linked to your existing account in any of the following simple an easy ways:

OTP Based Aadhaar Seeding And Authentication Of Accounts

In terms of amendments made under Prevention of Money Laundering (Maintenance of Records) Second Amendment Rules, 2017, all accounts need to be aadhaar seeded and authenticated with biometric or Yes-No facility

PNB Notification: Attention Customer, As Per RBI Directions, Please Update Your KYC Details For Your PNB Suvidha And PNB Uphaar Cards At Nearest PNB Branch For Uninterrupted Service W.E.F 01-03-2019

In order to facilitate the customers to seed aadhaar in accounts/authenticate already seeded accounts, our bank has come out with a secure web page through which any customer can do the same sitting at home. Since the seeding/authentication is OTP based, only those customers whose mobile numbers are updated in bank accounts as well as in aadhaar database can use this facility.


Steps to Update Aadhaar Card at PNB

Step1: Please Enter the valid account number and click on the “Continue” button, Then you will get OTP (One Time Password ) to your registered Mobile.

Step2: Enter the OTP  & Captcha and click on Validate button, One the OTP is validated your will be redirected to another page that prompt for the Aadhaar Number.

Step3: Enter the Aadhaar Number click on the “Continue” Button, then you will get OTP on registered mobile with UAIDI. Enter the received OTP from UAIDI and validate it by clicking on “Validate ” Button. Once it is successful you will be shown your personal details.

Aadhaar Linking through PNB Internet Banking portal

  • If you are an internet banking user, then you can log into PNB Net Banking and access the link “Link your Aadhaar number” under “My Accounts“, appearing on the left panel of the screen.
  • From the Homepage, you can see “Other services” option then select Aadhaar Registration.
  • Upon clicking on the link, you will get a form will appear. Fill out the form by entering your account number and Aadhaar number.
  • The last 2 digits of registered mobile number (non-editable) will be displayed to the customer.
  • After entering the details, click on checkbox front of “I Agree.”
    Click on continue.
  • In the next page, a successful submission message along with a reference id will be displayed.
  • In the next 24-48 working hours, you will receive the status of your Aadhaar seeding on your registered mobile number.

Aadhaar Linking through Branch

  • Customer visits any PNB branch with a copy of his/her Aadhaar number or e-aadhaar.
  • At the branch, a Letter of Request will be obtained from customer along with the Xerox copy of Aadhaar letter.
  • After necessary verification, the linking will be done by the branch. An SMS will be sent to customer’s registered mobile number regarding the status of seeding.

Linking Your Aadhaar Card to Your PNB Account through the Offline

Before commencing the process of linking your Aadhaar Card to your PNB bank account, you will require a few documents ready with you, including an original copy and photocopy of your Aadhaar Card, your PNB passbook, and the Aadhaar Card linking form that can be downloaded from the PNB website or you may get that form PNB Branch.

Now you will require to fill information required in the form by entering the name and address of your branch, your PNB account number, your name and address as printed on the Aadhaar Card, and your Aadhaar Number or aadhar UID number. Now Attach A photocopy of your Aadhaar Card with the form. After you have completed entering the necessary details, you will be required to visit to your bank branch to submit the application to a representative or official of the bank.

Now bank will verify your details and The bank will accept the original Aadhaar Card along with a photocopy and will then start the verification process, cross-checking the information you have provided with the information on the Aadhaar database. If the details match, the processing of your application will begin, and once that has been completed, you will receive a notification from the bank at your registered mobile number that your Aadhaar Card has been successfully linked to your PNB account.


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