Indian government owned telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), has enabled the payment of its mobile bills and purchase of mobile top-ups through mobile and Union Bank of India (UBI) ATMs. Union Bank of India account holders who are BSNL customers can make BSNL bill payments directly from their mobile after linking the accounts, and buy mobile top-up's through their mobile. Additionally, customers can use their UBI Debit Card to make a payment of a BSNL bill directly through a UBI ATM, and purchase a top-up BSNL Pre-paid Card at any time through the ATM. A small step, this - connecting a bank account with a mobile number, and allowing the payment of mobile bills and purchase of top-up's. We wonder how long it will be before, firstly, many more banks tie up with BSNL to enable these payments…
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