Delhi Government to Push for Activation of RuPay Debit Cards


Delhi government will push for the initiation of RuPay Debit cards, connected to Jan Dhan records, to individuals hold over the money emergency attributable to demonetisation.

As indicated by a senior authority, the city has around 36 lakh Jan Dhan accounts, out of which 70-80 percent has RuPay cards.

“Around 60 percent of those cards are dynamic. We will push for the initiation of the rest as individuals are battling because of the lack of money. Individuals will be made mindful of the upsides of cashless exchange,” the authority said.

It is learnt that comparative push will be made over the state as a feature of the Center’s drive in such manner. Administrations that can be profited through RuPay cards, are like those that should be possible through Visa or MasterCard. Despite the fact that RuPay cards are less expensive to utilize.

The State Bank of India had a week ago postponed the dealer markdown rate (MDR) on RuPay cards a week ago to encourage and support advanced exchanges.