The Telangana government will soon come out with its own ‘T-Wallet’, State IT Minister K T Rama Rao said in Hyderabad on Saturday. Rao, who held a meeting with IT department officials and service providers of the proposed wallet, said the wallet would be user-friendly with emphasis on convenience, security and privacy.
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Every cash transaction of citizens with government would be free and the wallet would initially offer services in Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) and water works, a state government release quoted him as saying. Named ‘T-Wallet’, the application would be extended to Fair Price Shops (FPS) and citizen service centres (e-seva),he said.
The T-Wallet would work on smart-phones, feature phones, computer, call centre and “No Phone ” as well, he said. The ‘T-Wallet’ would be available in Telugu as well, Rama Rao said its logo would be launched by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao next week.