When will India’s first cashless island go truly cashless?

Sunzu Bachaspatimayum If you google the name of a tiny lake island of Manipur called Karang, the results would all point to one thing – how Karang is the first cashless island of India. The Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology made this announcement under its Digital India programme in January 2017. The Quint […]

Fair to promote cashless payment on April 2

IMPHAL: As part of the Centre’s policy to promote cashless mode of payment, Digi-Dhan Mela will be organised at City Convention Centre, Palace Compound, on April 2, informed chief secretary Oinam Nabakishore Singh. Stating that the move for cashless mode of payment is aimed at achieving the dual objectives of promoting digital exchange and check circulation of black money, Nabakishore told newspersons on Friday that the state capital is […]