Published on 17/02/2017 11:01:42 AM | Source: Dion Global Solutions Ltd.

Meity to look after promotion of digital transactions: Reports

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As per the new rules, the works relating to promotion of digital transactions will be looked after by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (Meity).

As per reports, President Pranab Mukherjee has given nod to change government of India, Allocation of Business Rules, 1961, to delegate work of "Promotion of Digital Transactions including Digital Payments" As per reports, the Ministry is tasked with promotion of e-governance for empowering citizens, promoting inclusive and sustainable growth of the electronics, information technology and information technology-enabled services industries, enhancing efficiency through digital services and ensuring a secure cyber space.

As per reports, the central government is emphasising upon digital payment, especially after demonetisation of old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes and taking many steps in this regard.