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BJP launches drive to raise awareness on cashless transactions

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

In the wake of Prime Minister Modi's call for a "cashless society", the unit of has launched an initiative 'My Mobile-My Bank-My Wallet' to create awareness regarding various modes of online and cashless transactions.

In one such programme, Union Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel today participated in a 'Mobile March' in Karwal Nagar area where he shopkeepers and explained to them the benefits of mobile

"Mobile and methods of payment would bring in transparency and also enable ease of doing business. Future generations of business communities will openly accept payment methods and lead a revolution to cashless economy", Goel said.

Similar marches will be held across to create awareness about e-banking, payment methods and e-wallets among the business community, he said.

Goel also held a meeting with traders at his residence and discussed the positives of as he batted for digital modes of payment.

president Satish Upadhyay and other party leaders participated in similar programmes held with traders communities in Karol Bagh and Pandav Nagar areas.

Delhi BJP's Digital Team explained the mobile spending features to the local residents and traders.

Upadhyay said mobile banking and e-wallet when adopted will benefit individuals as they would not need to carry cash. Such purchases billed through will also ensure product guarantee for consumer and proper tax for government, he added.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Tue, November 29 2016. 20:02 IST