LUCKY GRAHAK YOJANA
Lucky Grahak Yojana: In first draw 15,000 winners get rewards
Government said a total of 15,000 winners were selected under 4 broad categories from the 8 crore digital transactions that took place between November 9, 2016 to December 21, 2016.
MEITY to promote digital transactions in place of NITI Aayog
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Over 6 lakh people win Rs 97.07 crore under digital payment scheme
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7.6 lakh citizens receive Rs 117 cr for paying digitally
A NITI Aayog statement said that the latest data shows that Maharashtra, TN, Andhra, UP and K'taka have emerged as top five states with maximum number of winners.
Lucky Grahak: Mobile EMI fetches Rs 1-crore bonanza for student
The second prize of Rs 50 lakh under the Lucky Grahak Yojana, an official statement said, was won by Hardik Kumar from Khambhat in Gujarat.
Government to launch lotteries on December 25 to push e-payments
To create awareness in different parts of the country, this event would be followed in 100 different cities across India over the next 100 days.
Demonetisation rules changed to help people: PM Narendra Modi
PM announced two schemes — for consumer the scheme is called 'Lucky Grahak Yojana' and for small traders 'Digi Dhan Vyapar Yojana' —during his address to the nation in Mann ki Baat.
President Pranab Mukherjee urges people to help make India cashless society
"India has a long way to go to become a cashless society. Presently, we remain primarily a cash-based economy with about 95 per cent of the personal consumption."
Digital transactions shoot up 23 times post note ban to 64 lakh
"Volume of all digital transactions increased by about 23 times with 63,80,000 digital transactions for a value of Rs 2,425 crore in March 2017."
Over 14 lakh consumers win Rs 226 crore under e-payment scheme
Government on December 25 had launched two schemes -- Lucky Grahak Yojana and Digi-Dhan Vyapar Yojana -- to boost digital transactions post demonetisation.
After BHIM, government to launch Aadhaar Pay
Aadhaar Pay is meant for merchants to receive digital payments from customers over the counter through Aadhaar authentication.
Milk co-operatives urged to go cashless, will stand to win 3 quarterly awards
About 42.7 million litres of milk was procured daily by 174,000 cooperatives from 16 million milk producers in 2015-16, according to official data.
Digi pay: 3.81 lakh consumers, 21,000 merchants win Rs 61 crore
According to the statement, active participation has been seen among men and women and most of the winners were in the age group of 21-30 years.
Latur girl gets Rs 1 crore prize from PM Narendra Modi
Shradha Mengshette, a second year student of Electrical Engineering from Latur, emerged as the winner of Rs 1 crore mega draw for consumers.
Narendra Modi to launch new BHIM platform to push digital payments
The announcement will be made by the prime minister at a function on the occasion of 126th birth anniversary of Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar.
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