WhatsApp to implement UPI-based payment system in India

06 April 2017
The company is currently working on implementing the feature in its app.

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  • Aminu Sule

I want to download whatsapps on this my device.

  • rohan

hi....any body suggest any idea?
I am right now travelling in china.suddenely my mobiled hanged and whats app uninstall totally.Then again i am install the whatapp.But he was obetating otp and my mobile was not in use beacuse i am in internationl roaming.i am call vodafone he will say you are pay the interanational roaming deposite in vf store then activted the International roaming and deposite is 25000 indian currency.so any body known i am obtening otp in my emial id? pls suggest

  • Anonymous

AnonD-270570, 07 Apr 2017They need solutions like Samsung pay, which is MST based instead... moreYou may be from outside India. UPI is way more convenient than even cards and is meant to be way more pervasive. It is like giving and taking of cash between individuals, except that the money is directly transferred from / to individuals' bank accounts.

UPI is designed to replace cash across the country, even between individuals

  • AnonD-270570

They need solutions like Samsung pay, which is MST based instead of nfc. All cards work without updating to new payment machines.

  • AnonD-642095

Anonymous, 06 Apr 2017While, in a way, this is corruption of the core functionality of... moreCan't name it a functionality corruption, since Whatsapp is in the same business model as Wechat, only lagging behind it.

  • Anonymous

While, in a way, this is corruption of the core functionality of a messenger product, given Whatsapp's prevalence in india, it may mean that UPI will finally take off! This is an important step in making india cashless and move to digital payments

Good move by WhatsApp...it will definitely change the whole thing for sure!