Promoting digital-transactions in the country the government on Thursday announced two schemes that will give cash awards to customers as well as traders for using cashless-transaction modes in the country. A budget of R
s. 340 crore has been allocated for this purpose.
Under the 'Lucky Grahak Yojana' the government will announce 15,000 winners everyday for the prize money of Rs. 1, 000 each. The first lucky draw will be held on December 25. The maximum prize of Rs. 1 lakh can be won in this category.
The government will also hold a mega draw on April 14, 2017 to announce three prizes of Rs. 1 crore, Rs. 50 lakh and Rs. 25 lakh for the consumers under the 'Lucky Grahak Yojana' and Rs. 50 lakh, Rs. 25 lakh and Rs. 5 lakh for traders under the 'Digi Dhan Vyapari Yojana.' The total cost for all the announced schemes is estimated to be Rs. 340 crore. More info CLICK HERE