RuPay will be an official partner for TATA IPL tourney commencing this month.
National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) stated, “This will be a multi-year partnership.”
The declaration regarding RuPay being an official partner was made by the IPL Governing Council.
“We are pleased to have RuPay on board as an official partner of the Indian Premier League 2022.”
“This association of IPL and RuPay, the flagship product of NPCI, brings together two of India’s best homegrown brands and is set to create a huge impact on millions of Indians across the globe, encouraging digital payments adoption in a faster and seamless manner,” Brijesh Patel, Chairman of IPL, stated.
Praveena Rai, Chief Operating Officer of NPCI, voiced it was ecstatic to partner with BCCI for IPL, one of the most recognizable sports leagues.
As per her, just like IPL provides immense entertainment to all Indian cricket lovers, RuPay offers tech-led, innovative, and customised offerings to citizens across the country, being accepted in India and abroad as well.
RuPay cards are issued by more than 1,100 banks which counts public, private, regional rural and co-operative banks.
“With RuPay’s venture into IPL as the official partner, we feel it is one of the best ways to define the tech-savvy, youthful, contemporary brand personality of RuPay,” she appended.
The IPL 2022 is all set to be played from March 26th till May 29th.