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Government thinks that Niti Aayog has submitted a research report on digital payment trends and challenges to the government.
According to the research report, one of the major issues impacting digital transactions is the fee on digital payments. Digital payments through RTGS, NEFT and debit cards attract different charges.
"We have proposed a classification for disaggregation - according to service provider, payment instruments, payment destination, user, value, area, etc," he said.
The research report on digital payments has been prepared by a committee headed by Watal.
Speaking on the occasion, National Payments Corporation of India Managing Director & CEO A P Hota said that it is necessary that banks issue debit cards to those customers who still do not own any card.
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