New Delhi. On Sunday, users of the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) developed by the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) had to face difficulties in digital transactions for some time due to the server down. However, now the UPI service has become operational.
Earlier, on Twitter, many people tweeted and complained about the UPI server being down for about an hour. Many users said that due to the server down, there is a problem in transactions with UPI apps like Paytm, PhonePe and Google Pay.
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NPCI, which developed UPI, tweeted, “Sorry for the inconvenience caused to UPI users due to technical issues. The UPI service is now functional and we are closely monitoring the system.”
— NPCI (@NPCI_NPCI) January 9, 2022
What is UPI
It is worth noting that UPI is a real time payment system, which can transfer money to the bank account instantly through the mobile app. A facility like UPI for digital payment allows you to easily transfer money sitting at home. For this, you only need UPI supporting apps like Paytm, PhonePe, BHIM, Google Pay etc.
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Through UPI, you can link one bank account with multiple UPI apps. At the same time, multiple bank accounts can be operated through one UPI app. The special thing is that UPI allows you to transfer money even if you have scanner, mobile number, UPI ID only one of these information.
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