It seems like Uber, Amazon, Google and Whatsapp may adopt the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) soon. According to a report by the Economic Times. Uber will integrate UPI this month itself via the BHIM app. It is also noted that Amazon is discussing the launch of UPI with a few banks, while Google is also looking to launch UPI payments in the next two to three months with testing for integration almost complete. National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) CEO, AP Hota said, “Google is developing a separate India-focussed app, which it will name differently, in integration with a bank.” He added that WhatsApp and Facebook are also looking to integrate UPI, but they are still in the discussion phase.
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