Bhubaneswar: The State Bank of India (SBI) has come up with a new norm for its crores of customers related to the registration of mobile numbers.
The largest public sector bank has asked its customers to register their mobile number with the bank by November 30. Any customer if fails to do so, will be blocked by the bank from his/her internet banking access.
The SBI will blocked the internet banking access from December. “Please register your mobile number by November 30.2018, failing which your internet banking access may be deactivated/blocked with effect from December 1, 2018,” SBI said on its website.
The bank has issued the new norm in line with the guideline of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) which makes it compulsory for the commercial banks to ask their customers to mandatorily register for SMS alerts for electronic banking transactions.
The SBI website also read that customers can enjoy the service in an 'uninterrupted' manner by just registering their mobile number with the bank.