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Checking the Indian Bank Balance through SMS, Phone Banking & Missed Call

The Indian Bank is a public sector bank which was founded in August 1907. The bank has its headquarters in Chennai and has an approx. of 2594 branches along with some overseas branch. The Overseas branch is located in Singapore, Sri Lanka, and other 71 countries.

Details about IFSC Code of Indian Bank and Its Branches.

In this article, we are providing you the information regarding the balance inquiry methods of Indian Bank. Through this methods, you can check your bank balance. The complete procedure is described below in this article.

The Indian Bank provides three ways of checking the bank balance. One method is the SMS mode and other methods are through Phone Banking and Missed Call.

Missed Call Facility to check the Indian Bank Balance

The missed call balance inquiry number of Indian Bank is 09289592895. If you are a customer of the Indian Bank then you have to dial the number (make sure that the mobile number is registered with your account number). After a few rings, the call will be disconnected itself. The call does not take any charges for this. Once the call is disconnected, the Bank service will send an SMS to the registered mobile number. The SMS includes the bank balance/ account balance details of the Indian Bank Customer.

The process is quite simple. This service will only work if the number is registered with the bank account number.

Alternative Balance Enquiry Method through Phone Banking

Instead of giving a missed call you can also use the toll – free number to get the account balance details. This service technique is called as Phone Banking.

You make this service applicable in your daily life, you need to register for it in the Home Branch. Visit the bank and fill in the form for Phone Banking. After filling the form, submit the application form at the home branch. If all the details are filled correctly then you will receive a T-Pin within 7 working days. The T-Pin is otherwise called as the Tele Banking Personal Identification Number. This number must be kept in private.

After the successful registration of the Phone Banking, you can dial the toll-free number (180042553425). Once the call is connected, the IVR system will ask the customer to enter the CIF number (Customer Identification Number). After providing the CIF Number the IVR system will provide you different options such as the Balance Enquiry, Status Check etc. You need to press or dial the relevant number and the necessary information will be provided.

Balance Enquiry Check via SMS

The Indian Bank also provides an SMS Facility even to check the balance of the account. This service is called “Mobile Banking”. This process is a bit time consuming when compared to the above-mentioned methods.

All you have to do is type an SMS in the following format:

BALAVL<Account Number><Account Number><MPIN> and send it to 9444394443

After sending the message, you will receive the bank balance through the text message. The MPIN is issued by the bank. If you do not have an MPIN then you need to contact the bank customer care to get an MPIN issued.

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