Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched e-RUPI, an digital voucher selling digital fee answer.
As per Prime Minister’s Office, e-RUPI is a cashless and contactless instrument for digital fee.
“It is a QR code or SMS string-based e-Voucher, which is delivered to the cell of the beneficiaries. The customers of this seamless one-time fee mechanism will have the ability to redeem the voucher with no card, digital funds app or Internet banking entry, on the service supplier,” the official assertion stated.
The instrument has been developed by the National Payments Corporation of India on its UPI platform, in collaboration with the Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and National Health Authority.
The assertion stated e-RUPI connects the sponsors of the companies with the beneficiaries and repair suppliers in a digital method with none bodily interface.
It additionally ensures that the fee to the service supplier is made solely after the transaction is accomplished.
Being pre-paid in nature, it assures well timed fee to the service supplier with out the involvement of any middleman.
The launch stated e-RUPI is predicted to be a revolutionary initiative for guaranteeing a leak-proof supply of welfare companies.
It can be used for delivering companies underneath schemes meant for offering medication and dietary help underneath Mother and Child welfare schemes, TB eradication programmes, medication and diagnostics underneath schemes like Ayushman Bharat, Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana apart from fertilizer subsidies.
The personal sector may leverage these digital vouchers as a part of their worker welfare and company social accountability applications, the discharge stated.