Union Government launches Lucky Grahak Yojana & Digi Dhan Vyapar Yojana

The Union Government launched Lucky Grahak Yojana for Consumers and Digi-Dhan Vyapar Yojana for Merchants to promote digital transaction. These schemes aim at encouraging people to move towards significantly higher usage of digital transactions through the offer of incentives. It is also an attempt to curb corruption and the black money menace. Winners will be selected on a daily and weekly basis under the Lucky Grahak Yojana and weekly basis under the Digi-Dhan Vyapar Yojana up to 14th April 2017, when the schemes will culminate with a mega draw. Only those transactions that take place through Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD), RuPay Cards, Unified Payment Interface (UPI) and Aadhaar Enabled Payment System (AEPS) are eligible for these schemes. Read more