Linking Aadhaar Card to your bank account has many benefits attached to it as there are subsidies applied on it by Government of India. Aadhaar Card is used as a KYC norm with banks as it acts as a vital identity proof.
Having Aadhaar Card is not enough untill your link the same to your savings bank account to avail of subsidies. Click to know how to get an Aadhaar card.
After linking one can avail benefits of transfering your LPG connection and also mobile portability and pension which will directly get credited to your savings account.
Here is the simple process on how you can link your Aadhaar card to your SBI Bank account.
1. Download this SBI aadhar Link form
2. Fill in the correct details
3. Carry photo copy of your aadhar card
4. Carry photo copy of your pan card
5. Passbook photo copy
6. Submit all documents at your SBI center
As per RBI guidlines, Aadhaar is now set to become the single document for opening a bank account in India.
However, if the LPG consumer does not have an Aadhaar number, he can directly receive subsidy in his bank account without the use of Aadhaar number.
In case you are applying for Permanent Account Number (PAN) and are already in possession of the Aadhaar card, you henceforth need no other document as identification and address proof for PAN card application.