Ensure a Seamless eSewa and Bank KYC Match: Your Guide


At eSewa, we understand that linking your bank account can sometimes be confusing, especially when it comes to ensuring that your information matches between your bank’s KYC (Know Your Customer) and eSewa’s KYC. To help clarify this process for our users, we have categorized the banks into two groups based on the details that need to be matched.

Category 1: Username and Mobile Number Matching

The following banks require that your username and mobile number must be identical in both your bank’s KYC and eSewa’s KYC:

  1. Agricultural Development Bank Ltd.
  2. Citizens Bank International Ltd.
  3. Everest Bank Ltd.
  4. Excel Development Bank Ltd.
  5. Garima Development Bank Ltd.
  6. Goodwill Finance Ltd.
  7. Guheswori Merchant Banking & Finance Ltd.
  8. ICFC Finance Ltd.
  9. Jyoti Bikas Bank Ltd.
  10. Kamana Sewa Bikas Bank Ltd.
  11. Laxmi Sunrise Bank Ltd.
  12. Machhapuchchhre Bank Ltd.
  13. Mahalaxmi Bikas Bank Ltd.
  14. Manjushree Finance Ltd.
  15. Miteri Development Bank Ltd.
  16. Muktinath Bikas Bank Ltd.
  17. Multipurpose Finance Ltd.
  18. Nabil Bank Ltd.
  19. Nepal Bank Ltd.
  20. NMB Bank Ltd. (requires consent via mBanking app)
  21. OrangeNXT
  22. Pokhara Finance Ltd.
  23. Prabhu Bank Ltd.
  24. Prime Commercial Bank Ltd.
  25. Progressive Finance Ltd.
  26. Reliance Finance Ltd.
  27. Samriddhi Finance Company Ltd.
  28. Saptakoshi Development Bank Ltd.
  29. Shangrila Bikas Bank Ltd.
  30. Shine Resunga Development Bank Ltd.
  31. Shree Investment and Finance Company Ltd.
  32. Siddhartha Bank Ltd.
  33. Sindhu Bikas Bank Ltd.

For example, if your username in eSewa is “Bishal Sigdel” and your mobile number is “+977-123456789,” these details must exactly match the information registered with your bank.

Category 2: Username, Mobile Number, and Date of Birth Matching

The following banks require that your username, mobile number, and date of birth must match between your bank’s KYC and eSewa’s KYC:

  1. Rastriya Banijya Bank Ltd.
  2. Global IME Bank Ltd.
  3. Nepal Investment Mega Bank Ltd.

For example, if your username in eSewa is “Keshav Bhattarai,” your mobile number is “+977-987654321,” and your date of birth is “January 1, 1990,” these details must exactly match the records in your bank’s system.

If you haven’t linked your bank account to eSewa yet, now is the right time to do so! Link and enjoy free-of-charge bank withdrawals.