Like other banks, Kotak Mahindra Bank too has asked its customers to link their 12-digit Aadhaar number with bank account. Failing to do so may make their account inoperative, said Kotak Mahindra Bank. According to the government, Aadhaar card, the unique identity number issued by the Unique Identity Authority of India (UIDAI), is mandatory to be linked with bank accounts, permanent account numbers (PANs), mobile phone numbers (SIM) and a host of other essential facilities currently.
Linking your AADHAAR no. to your bank account before 31 Dec, 2017 is mandatory. Follow any of these steps and do so easily. pic.twitter.com/1B8Q0EsgMT
— Kotak Mahindra Bank (@KotakBankLtd) November 13, 2017
The last day to link Aadhaar card numbers with bank accounts is December 31, 2017. (Also Read: Aadhaar Linking: Latest Developments You Need To Know)
This is how you can link your Kotak Mahindra Bank account with Aadhaar card:
Aadhaar card linking via Kotak Mahindra Bank's internet banking service
Log into Kotak net banking.
Click on 'Profile/Update contact details' under the banking tab in quick links.
Click on 'Update your Aadhaar'
Aadhaar card linking via Kotak Mahindra Bank's mobile app
Log into Kotak mobile banking app.
Click on 'Update Aadhaar'.
Aadhaar card linking via SMS (short message service)
SMS AD<space>12 DIGIT AADHAAR NO.><space>LAST 4 DIGITS OF YOUR CRN>to 5676788
Customers can also visit any Kotak Mahindra Bank account branches to link Aadhaar with their accounts. You can also call the customer care centre of the bank at 1860 266 2666 (Monday to Saturday 9:30 am to 6:30 pm).