WhatsApp Payments may not get NPCI approvals until issues with govt are resolved, says report
Updated : August 28, 2018 08:19 AM IST
The hot-button issues surrounding WhatsApp has escalated into an election matter and the company is likely not to get permission for a fullscale rollout of the payment service.
Along with this, data localisation is another hurdle that the Facebook-owned company is facing.
The users have the facility to use peer-to-peer (P2P) payments through UPI.