JAMMU, Jan 9: Various camps were held today at Akhnoor Sub Division for promotion of cashless transactions.
An awareness camp in this connection was held by EO Municipality Akhnoor under the supervision of SDM Akhnoor, Sunaina Sharma. A large number of shopkeepers attended the camp during which the SDM emphasized the use of cashless transactions using swipe machines, internet banking and mobile apps. She also briefed the shopkeepers how to use mobile apps, swipe machines and internet banking.
A similar camp to educate the people of the Panchayat Maira- Mandrian, was held at Government High School Maira- Mandrian. Speaking on the occasion, the SDM educated the people about the benefits of opening a bank account. She told that one can avail the benefits of different Government sponsor schemes only through a bank account and urge the masses to open bank accounts and get their Aadhar Numbers linked with the bank accounts.
Another camp was also held at Government Higher Secondary School (Boys) Akhnoor in which booth level officers of Sub Division Akhnoor were present.