“Askari Digital Wallet” is a mobile financial service to cater the needs of unbanked segment of Pakistan. It aims to promote financial inclusion vision of State Bank of Pakistan.
Askari Digital Wallet is a branchless banking account tagged to your mobile number which becomes your bank account. It provides convenience for mobile phone users to securely send and receive money, pay bills, educational fee, donations, mobile top-ups and much more.
|Description||Level – 0|
|Overview||Basic BB Account with low KYC requirements and low transaction limits.|
|Eligibility Criteria||Nadra valid CNIC holder and also a postpaid /prepaid subscriber of any PTA approved Mobile Network Operator is eligible to open Askari Digital Wallet|
|Transactional Limits||a. Rs. 25,000 per day
b. Rs. 50,000 per month
c. Rs. 200,000 per year
Rs. 200,000/- maximum balance limit
|Description||Level – 1|
|Overview||Entry Level account with simplified KYC requirements commensurate with higher transaction limits.|
b. Biometric Verification of customer from NADRA
|Transactional Limits||a. Rs. 50,000 per day
b. Rs. 200,000 per month
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10) What is Transfer in and what do I require before I perform Transfer In?
If you are Askari Digital Wallet holder and have a Core Banking Account in Askari Bank, you can transfer money from your Askari Core Banking Account to your Askari Digit Wallet. You can add/update your linked Core Banking Account and subsequently this update will be verified from respective Askari Bank branch.
11) What is Transfer Out and what do I require before I perform Transfer Out?
If you are Askari Digital Wallet holder and have a Core Banking Account in Askari Bank, you can transfer money from your Askari Digital Wallet into Askari Core Bank account. You can add/update your linked Core Banking Account and subsequently this update will be verified from respective Askari Bank branch. Only one Core Banking account can be linked with Askari Digital Wallet for Transfer in/Out facility.
12) How can I receive Account Statement?
You can view your last five transactions, free of cost by using “Account Statement” option available in “My Account” Tab. Please call Askari Call Center at 111-000-787 for issuance of account statement of any specific period.
13) What if I want to MNP to another Telco operator?
You must close your Askari Digital Wallet first than you can MNP to other Telco operator.
14) What is the procedure for closing mobile account?
You can close your Askari Digital Wallet by calling Askari Call Center at 111-000-787.
15) How secure is the Askari Digital Wallet?
Askari Digital Wallet encompasses the highest level of security under regulations of the State Bank of Pakistan. Every Askari Digital Wallet has a 4-digit secret MPIN code which is required for each transaction. All transactions are encrypted for security purposes & no transaction can be made without MPIN.
16) What if I forget Askari Digital Wallet MPIN?
To reset MPIN, please call Askari Call Center at 111-000-787. Upon necessary verification you will receive temporary MPIN in SMS which must be changed on your next login.
17) If my SIM is stolen, is the Askari Digital Wallet compromised?
No, the account is never compromised because it cannot be used without secret MPIN. In case of stolen SIM, immediately call Askari Call Center at 111-000-787 to block your Askari Digital Wallet. After replacing SIM from respective Telco, please call Askari Call Center at 111-000-787 again. Upon necessary verification you will receive temporary MPIN in SMS which must be changed on your next login.