This service is a boon to the underprivileged segment of India's population, who have been unable to avail the benefits of money transfers due to non-availability of Bank account. They would all now be able to transfer and receive funds from any bank into the OxiCash Wallet.
These money transfers are instant & made on real time , and is made possible by NPCI, using IMPS (Immediate Payment Service).
The tie up of NPCI with Oxigen's mobile e-wallet, "OxiCash", makes OxiCash India's First Non Banked wallet (approved by RBI), to make Instant money transfers to any bank, receive funds into the OxiCash Wallet from any bank, anytime, anywhere, 24*7!
Speaking at the occasion, Mr Pramod Saxena, Chairman & Managing Director, Oxigen said," It is indeed a proud moment for Oxigen, to be a pioneer, once again! Having launched India's first wallet OxiCash in 2008, and now with NPCI, Oxigen is the "India's First" , in mobile payment space, to launch an Instant 24x7 money transfer service, using IMPS on the OxiCash wallet. We are happy that our pioneering efforts continue to facilitate financial inclusion. The OxiCash money transfer service would be available at more than 100 thousand Oxigen retailers across the country to help the unbanked masses with an instant remittance service ".
Mr A.P Hota, MD and CEO of National Payments Corporation of India, announced ,while inaugurating the service,"This is an unique experiment of inter-operability between bank accounts and wallet accounts. A new vista of financial transactions open up with this project."