June 28, 2021
- Ensures smooth contactless and cashless travel for Mumbaikars
- Offers multi-utility use for travel, online and offline retail etc
Mumbai Metro One, Axis Bank and RuPay launch ‘ONE MUMBAI’ Smart Card, designed to ensure smooth contactless and cashless travel for Mumbaikars.
This card is an open loop, contactless card with all in one multi-utility use for travel, e-commerce & retail spends etc. It can be used for the day-to-day shopping needs of Mumbaikars including groceries, fuel, dining, utility bills etc. apart from using it to travel in the Mumbai Metro.
‘ONE MUMBAI’ Smart Card is available in Classic and Platinum variants, power-packed with a host of offers depending on the variant, which range from:
- Complimentary Domestic Airport Lounge Access
- Complimentary access to offers
- Accidental Insurance
- 24*7 Concierge Services
- Dining offers at partner restaurants
- Access to local brand offers
Speaking on the occasion, Col. Shubhodoy Mukherjee, CEO, Mumbai Metro One, said, “We are delighted to launch the ‘ONE MUMBAI’ Smart Card for Mumbaikars, continuing with our tradition of providing world-class services. We expect this card to be used by all travellers and become popular amongst Mumbaikars who pay digitally.
Commenting on the launch, Sanjeev Moghe, EVP and Head, Cards and Payments, Axis Bank, said, ‘We feel privileged about our association with Mumbai Metro One, to launch the ‘ONE MUMBAI’ Smart Card for Mumbaikars. Axis Bank has always been at the forefront of promoting a digitised economy; providing safe and secure digital payments solutions to customers. In this endeavor, this collaborated effort with Mumbai Metro One provides commuters with a unique and seamless payments experience, reducing the need for a customer to carry multiple cards. It also supports regular payments across retail and e-commerce through a single card. We are confident that ‘ONE MUMBAI’ Smart Card will encourage commuters to go digital, as India makes rapid strides towards becoming a ‘less-cash’ economy.”
Commenting on the launch, Praveena Rai, COO, NPCI, said, “We are delighted to collaborate with MUMBAI METRO ONE and Axis Bank to launch the contactless ‘ONE MUMBAI’ Smart Card. We believe this RuPay powered NCMC (National Common Mobility Card) contactless card is set to transform the passengers’ commute experience via Mumbai Metro with an easy “tap and go” use. The card will act as a one-stop solution for Mumbaikars given its multipurpose use - from metro travel to day-to-day spends. This initiative is a step further in RuPay’s journey to make customers less dependent on cash and at the same time provide smart payment experience to them. It’s our constant effort at NPCI to offer innovative solutions to all our RuPay Cardholders and make all their transactions not only seamless but also memorable.”
‘ONE MUMBAI’ Smart Card can be purchased and recharged any ticket counter or at Customer Care counters at all Metro stations. Additionally, it can also be recharged online.