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Online payment of bills: Four-fold surge in rural and semi-urban India

Launched in 2006, the IT Ministry’s WiFi-enabled Common Service Centres shops act as physical access points to avail government and business services online in almost all the 2.5 lakh gram panchayats.

We are not yet cashless, but trying to be: SSC board

Shakuntala Kale, chairperson of the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, admitted that the board was yet to go cashless.


Arun Jaitley bats for cashless economy in Bangladesh

Jaitley, who is on a three-day visit to Bangladesh, inaugurated a cashless service at India's visa application centres in Dhaka's Shyamoli and Sylhet localties. He encouraged other countries to follow India's footsteps in pushing for a less cash-based economy.