Over 8 lakh people win Rs 133 cr under Niti Aayog’s digital payment scheme

Niti Aayog, Digital Payments, Lucky Draw Schemes- India Tv

  • In a scheme under Niti Aayog to promote digital payments, more than 8 lakh people have been awarded a total of Rs 133 crore in the last one and a half months.
  • The prizes were distributed under the “Lucky Grahak Yojana” and “Digi-Dhan Vyapar Yojana” — the twin schemes launched to incentivise both consumers and merchants to promote digital transactions.
  • “It’s 50 days of our #DigiDhanMelas and over 8 lakh people have won Rs 133 crore already! 50 more days to go.”, Niti Aayog said in a tweet.
  • The government on December 25 had launched two schemes – Lucky Grahak Yojana and Digi-Dhan Vyapar Yojana to give boost to digital transaction.
  • The Lucky Grahak Yojana has winners on a daily and weekly basis, and under the Digi-Dhan Vyapar Yojana, winners are selected on a weekly basis.
  • The schemes would remain open till April 14.
Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Current Affairs ONLY
Register New Account
Reset Password