If you are an Andhra bank customer and has lost your Andhra bank ATM card, debit card or credit card then you can instantly call the Andhra bank help desk number and request them to block your card by giving few details like your account number, date of birth, Mpin, ATM Pin details.
You can also block the card by sending sms, on the Andhra bank Internet banking and Andhra bank Mobile app. Also see below how to block Andhra bank credit card.
Block Andhra Bank ATM Card
How to block Andhra Bank ATM Card?
There are multiple ways to block the card but the best method is by sending a sms from your registered mobile number or by logging into Andhra bank Internet banking.
Block Andhra Bank ATM Card by SMS
Now you can also block your Andhra bank ATM Debit Card or Credit Card by sending an sms from your registered mobile number, just send an sms in below format and your card will be block instantly.
Format: CARDBLOCK XXXX to 56161
Where XXXX is Last four digits of your Andhra bank Account number
E.g., CARDBLOCK 3036 to 56161
Block Andhra bank ATM card by Internet Banking
Log in to your Andhra bank Internet Banking then on the top bar go to Card Services section then select Debit cards option and Block Debit card Option. It will open a page like below.
Verify your Customer ID and Card Number then Check the Click here to block your debit card option then click on continue to block your card instantly.
Block Andhra Bank Debit card by Customer Care
To block your Andhra bank debit card or credit card dial the 24 x 7 help desk Toll Free number 18004251515
The customer care help desk team ask few details about your card like account number, dob, pin answer them and they will block your card. If you are not able to connect above toll free number try 18004254059
Block Card by Email
You can send an email to email@example.com to block your credit or debit/atm card of Andhra bank.
Other alternative method visit your nearest Andhra bank branch give your account details and ask them to block the atm card, and write a letter to give a new atm/debit or credit card, the card replacement is free of charge.
After blocking of your card is done within 7 days you will receive a replacement debit or credit Card along with a New PIN.
How to Block Andhra Bank Credit Card
Block Andhra Bank Credit Card:
To block credit card from your registered mobile number you to send a sms to 7836884400 in below format
Block Andhra bank Credit Card by SMS
Format: CARDLOST XXXX (where XXXX is last 4 digits of your credit card number)
Example: CARDLOST 1210 and send sms to 7836884400
You can also block andhra bank credit card by logging into Internet banking and Card services section then Block credit card option.
Replacement of Lost Credit Card by SMS
You can raise a request for the card replacement by sms, see below.
Format: LOSTREPL XXXX (XXXX is last 4 digits card number)
Example: LOSTREPL 1210 and sms to 7836884400
Extra thing, if you ever have any dispute of Transaction on your Andhra bank card then you can inform the them by sending a Fax to 04024755052 or writing a letter to Andhra Bank, Credit Card division, Head Office, Koti, Hyderabad 500095.
Note: Best and fastest method to block atm card is by sending an sms or by internet banking.