NID correction fees can be paid through bKash

Staff Correspondent

19 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Customers of bKash will be able to pay fees for essential government services including the application for NID info correction, other info correction, both info correction, duplicate regular and duplicate urgent using 'Govt. Fees' icon.

'Govt. Fees' icon has been added to bKash app to facilitate the payment and other government service payment options will also be added to this icon in near future, said a press release on Tuesday.

To pay the fee, customer has to select 'Govt. Fees' icon from the pay bill section of bKash app.

Then the user needs to select application type from ‘NID service’ option and tap on ‘Proceed to Pay’ after typing NID number.  In the next step, the amount of fee will be shown according to the selected service. In the last step, user can complete the payment with bKash pin after pressing ‘Tap to Continue’ button. Once the payment is made, customer can download the digital receipt instantly which can be saved as proof for future.

As a result, customers can now avail the important NID related services easily by paying all the fees through bKash from anywhere and anytime without having to go to the bank. In addition to various government service fees, wide range of other bills or fees including electricity, gas, water and telephone can be paid through bKash seamlessly.