Last date for Aadhar-PAN linking: SBI clients must link their PAN (Permanent Account Number) with their Aadhar card by the end of this month, on September 30th. They won’t be able to use various banking services if they don’t do so.
The State Bank of India (SBI), the country’s largest state-run bank, has sent a critical notice to its customers regarding the Aadhar-PAN linking date. The bank’s customers must link their PAN (Permanent Account Number) to their Aadhaar card (Aadhaar-PAN Linking) by the end of this month, on September 30. Otherwise, they may have to deal with a slew of issues. They won’t be able to use various banking services if they don’t do so. The government has previously extended the deadline for connecting PAN and Aadhaar numbers twice.
SBI said on its Twitter account @TheOfficialSBI that if consumers wish to use banking services without any difficulty or delay, they should link their PAN card to their Aadhaar number. If this is not done, the PAN card will be considered inactive and will not be able to be used in certain transactions, according to the bank.
Previously, the deadline for linking Aadhaar to PAN was March 31, 2021; however, in light of Covid-19, the deadline was extended to June 30. However, it has been extended till September 30.
How can you know if your PAN is connected to your Aadhaar number?
This can also be checked if you are unsure whether you have linked your Aadhaar with your PAN. This is a simple procedure to follow.
To begin, go to uidai.gov.in, the official Aadhaar website.
Go to the ‘My Aadhaar’ tab and select ‘Check Aadhaar/Bank Account Linking Status’ from there.
You must enter your 12-digit Aadhaar number here. Click the ‘Send OTP’ button after entering the security code.
After that, you will receive an OTP on your registered mobile number, which you must enter to log in. You will be able to see the status of Aadhar linkage after logging in.