Axis Bank, India’s third largest private sector bank announced the launch of its RuPay Platinum debit card, in partnership with National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI). Cardholders can avail additional premium features like insurance cover of Rs. 2,00,000, access to lounge facilities across 31 airports in India along with cash back on IRCTC bookings and fuel surcharge waivers.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Rajiv Anand, Group Executive & Head – Retail Banking, Axis Bank said, “We are currently the fifth-largest issuer of debit cards in the country. The launch of the RuPay Platinum card further reinforces our commitment to improving customer experience by offering innovative products that provide added convenience and security”.
The bank has launched two variants of the RuPay card – RuPay Classic and Rupay Platinum for its NRO segment.
Mr. Dilip Asbe, Chief Operating Officer, NPCI said “We are happy to introduce India’s own RuPay Platinum Debit card which comes with several premium features and value added services for Axis Bank customers. One can perform seamless transactions across all channels like ATM, PoS and e-commerce through RuPay cards.”