With the outbreak of the pandemic, people across the country are preferring to transact digitally and avoiding to visit crowded places. India's homegrown digital financial services platform Paytm offers the facility to pay electricity bill online within a minute. The platform has partnered with all the leading merchants including 69 electricity boards and over 2300 apartments and enables its users to conveniently pay their bills from the safe confines of their homes.
Apart from electricity, the users can also pay for their other utility bills including, water, gas pipeline, credit card, cable TV. To ensure the timely payment of the bill, the app sends reminders about the pending dues and one can also check the details of the previous payments. Here’s how you can pay your electricity bill in three simple steps.
- Log in to Paytm app and select ‘Recharge & Pay Bills’ icon
- Next, select Electricity and fill in some basic information including your state board or apartment name
- Next, tap on proceed and complete your transaction using your preferred payment mode including Paytm UPI, Paytm wallet, cards and net banking.
That’s it and your payment is done. You can also avail of the latest deals and cashback offers, and contact 24X7 customer to resolve any query.
The platform offers over 200 products & services and has become a one-stop solution for Indians for their everyday payments. Users of the app have access to a wide range of other services that include travel and entertainment bookings, and city services like FASTag, challan, metro tickets, toll payments. They can also avail of the financial services including loans, digital gold, credit card, depository payments and insurance. Most importantly, they get the flexibility to transact using their preferred payment mode including Paytm UPI, Paytm wallet, cards and net banking.