After a lot of speculations over UPI based apps like Tez, chillr coming up in the market, Now it’s time for the chat giant WhatsApp to enter payments world. WhatsApp has planned to introduce UPI transactions through the chat app. The digital payment feature is still in testing phase and will be officially rolled out to over 200 million Indian users in the days to come.
Some users claim they have got the feature already, but there is no official statement regarding it yet from WhatsApp. WhatsApp is being seen as a threat to many competitors as the number of transactions happening in other payment apps would fall tremendously with the introduction of WhatsApp payment.