There are multiple ways to check your bank balance and to get mini statments. These include details measures on how to update your pass book at banks, at the ATM, mobile banking, internet banking.
SMS Banking, and Phone banking
For methods such as mobile banking and internet banking we need to have smart phone and internet connectivity and for SMS and phone banking standard call or sms charges will be applied.
There are 28 public sector banks and 21 private sector banks out of which public sectors are again divided into three sub-categories, 7 banks are state bank associates, 19 are nationalized banks and two banks IDBI Bank and Bharatiya Mahila Bank comes under public sector banks.
Here is a list of banks in India, whose numbers can be used for missed call banking:
|State Bank and its associates|
|Name of the bank||Balance enquiry||mini statement|
|State Bank of India||9223766666||9223866666|
|State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur||9223766666||9223866666|
|State Bank of Hyderabad||9223766666||9223866666|
|State Bank of Mysore||9223766666||9223866666|
|State Bank of Patiala||9223766666||9223866666|
|State Bank of Travancore||9223766666||9223866666|
|State Bank of Sikkim||9223766666||9223866666|
|Bank of India||n/a||n/a|
|Bank of Baroda||9223011311||n/a|
|Bank of Maharashtra||9222281818||n/a|
|Central Bank of India||9555244442||9555144441|
|Indian Overseas Bank||04442220004||n/a|
|Oriental Bank of Commerce||08067205757||08067205767|
|Punjab & Sindh Bank||9223984344||n/a|
|Punjab National Bank||18001802222/18001032222||n/a|
|Union Bank of India||n/a||n/a|
|United Bank of India||n/a||n/a|
|Public sector banks|
|Bharatiya Mahila Bank||9212438888||n/a|
|Catholic Syrian Bank||n/a||n/a|
|City Union Bank||9278177444||n/a|
|Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited||09211937373||n/a|
|Jammu and Kashmir Bank||n/a||n/a|
|Karur Vysya Bank||09266292666||n/a|
|Kotak Mahindra Bank||18002740110||n/a|
|Lakshmi Vilas Bank||n/a||n/a|
|South Indian Bank||09223008488||n/a|
Advantages of missed call banking
There are numerous advantages of missed call banking. The first is that you do not need internet connectivity. The second and the most important thing is that dialing a missed call banking number is free. All you need is to have your mobile network in place. Missed call banking cannot be used through the landline.
This is simply because you cannot get data like bank balance on your landline. To avail of missed call banking, make sure that you do register yourself. You will not get any response, if you do not register The form of getting balance is reliable, provided you do not hand-over your phone to somebody else. In case, you do, there could be a breach of safety and other individuals could get access to the balance in your account.