Gangtok, August 2 (Raj Bhawan): Hon’ble Governor, Shri Ganga Prasad participated in the launching programme of e-RUPI, a digital payment platform programme via video conferencing, which was launched by the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, this evening.
The e-RUPI is a cashless and contactless instrument for digital payment.
The e-RUPI acts as an e-voucher based on a QR code or SMS string, which is delivered to the mobile phones of the beneficiaries. The one-time payment mechanism of e-RUPI will allow users to redeem the voucher without a card, digital payments app or internet banking access, at the service provider.
After attending the launching programme, the Hon’ble Governor appealed to the people of Sikkim to avail benefit from e-RUPI platform for safe, secure and purpose-specific digital payment solution.