Will UPI transactions now be charged extra? Know the truth of this claim

 

NPCI tweeted that the UPI transaction has not been made expensive by him. There is no extra charge on payments made through third party apps.

The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has given clarification on the news of extra charge on transactions done through UPI in the new year. NPCI has said that no charge is being levied on payments from UPI. This type of news is wrong.

News of extra charge fake

It was said in the reports of social media and some media institutions that if users pay through UPI, then they will have to pay extra charge. In these reports, it was claimed that NPCI has decided to levy extra charge on the UPI payment service run by third party app providers. It was said in these reports that from 1 January 2021, users of Google Pay, Phone Pay and Amazon can be affected. While Paytm users were said to have no impact.

NPCI tweeted cleanliness

But NPCI tweeted that UPI transaction has not been made expensive by her. No extra charge has been levied on payments made through third party apps. The NPCI said that the news reports about the imposition of charge on social media are all fake. Apart from this, these news has also been denied by releasing a press release. It said that customers should not believe the news on such fake. Continue UPI transactions consistently and conveniently.