There are also some limitations in this account. Customers of these account are allowed to do only four free withdrawals in a month, including ATM withdrawals at own and other bank's ATMs and transactions through other modes including RTGS/NEFT/Clearing/Branch cash withdrawal/transfer/internet debits/standing instructions/EMIs debit etc. After the four free ATM withdrawals, customers of Basic Savings Bank Deposit Account will be charged Rs. 50 plus tax for cash withdrawal at an SBI branch, Rs. 20 plus tax at other bank ATMs and Rs. 10 plus tax at SBI ATMs, SBI said.
Here are the salient features of Basic Savings Bank Deposit Account:
Mode of Operation: Singly, jointly, or with either or survivor, former or survivor, anyone or survivor etc. facility.
Available at: All branches
Minimum balance amount: NIL
Maximum balance /amount: No upper limit
Rate of Interest: As applicable to savings bank accounts
Operations in the Account: Using withdrawal forms at branches or through ATMs. Basic RuPayATM-cum-debit card will be issued.
Basic RuPay ATM-cum-Debit card will be issued free of cost and no annual maintenance charge will be applied.
Receipt/ credit of money through electronic payment channels like NEFT/RTGS will be free
Deposit/ collection of cheques drawn by Central/State Government will be free
No account closure charges