The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)and Jioon Thursdayannounced the introduction of UPI Autopay forthe telecomindustry.

“Jio’s integration with UPI Autopay has made it the first player in the telecom industry to go live with the unique e-mandate feature that was launched by NPCI,” said a statement.

Jio customers can now set standing instructions on theMyJio AppusingUPI Autopayfor their tariff plans and have a hassle-free recharging experience. The Jio plan opted by the users would be auto renewed on the set date.

Users can also create, modify as well as remove the e-mandate for the tariff plans according to their requirements through UPI Autopay.