SMS Banking

Now keep a watch on your account activity with the SMS Banking service. Every activity like debit, credit and other such activities are intimated to you by an SMS immediately. This service alerts the customer of an unauthorised access to the account.


Log on to the SMS banking services to:

  • Balance inquiry

  • Statement of Last three transaction

  • Cheque Book Request

  • Cheque status inquiry

  • Stop Cheque Payment


How to activate SMS Banking Service?

  • Under SMS Pull or SMS request facility, the user must send a SMS with a specified keyword to the BOBSMS number – 6868

  • The bank will send a reply SMS with the message conveying the requested facility.


The keywords to be send in SMS are:

  • BOBHLP – Help – To get help on other keywords.
    Type BOBHLP and send to 6868

  • BOBBAL – Balance Inquiry – To get the balance of your accounts registered with SMS banking.
    Type BOBBAL space followed by the account number and send to 6868

  • BOBTXN – Last Three Transaction – To get the statement of last three transactions
    Type BOBTXN space followed by the account number and send to 6868

  • BOBCBR – Cheque Book Request – To request for issue of Cheque book. Please note that the cheque book must be collected from your branch after 24 hours.
    Type BOBCBR space followed by the account number and send to 6868

  • BOBCSI – Cheque Status Inquiry – To know the status of a Cheque. The status are displayed as Used, Unused or Stopped.
    Type BOBCSI space followed by the account number and Cheque number and send to 6868

  • BOBSCP – Stop Cheque Payment- To stop the payment of a cheque already issued. Please note that this facility is online and the status of the cheque is immediately changed to Stopped.