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PhonePe becomes the First Payment App to Link Two Lakh RuPay Credit Cards to UPI

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News Desk, News Nation 360: PhonePe, today announced that it has achieved two significant milestones. The company has become the first digital payments app to successfully enable the linkage of two lakh RuPay credit cards to the Unified Payments Interface. In addition, PhonePe has also processed a Total Payment Value (TPV) of Rs.150 crore via RuPay Credit on UPI. PhonePe aims to offer a comprehensive suite of solutions for RuPay Credit on UPI in partnership with NPCI to popularize its usage among customers and merchants alike. The company has already enabled the acceptance of RuPay Credit Cards on UPI across 12 million merchant outlets in the country, achieving

the highest merchant penetration in the ecosystem. Overall widespread acceptance of UPI has ensured that customers have ample opportunities to utilize their RuPay credit cards for transactions. Sonika Chandra, Vice President of Consumer Platform and Payments at PhonePe stated that they are thrilled to partner with the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) and become the first payments app to link two lakh RuPay credit cards to UPI. They believe that RuPay cards on UPI will revolutionize the access and use of credit in the ecosystem, and they are committed to offering comprehensive solutions that cater to the evolving needs of their customers and merchants. Similar to any other credit instrument, MDR is applicable for RuPay on UPI and their merchant partners are enthusiastically adopting and driving the use of RuPay among customers.

Report : Anustup Kundu

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