After Panjab University, now universities based in Himachal Pradesh universities will be next to go cashless.
Chancellor of Himachal Pradesh universities ,Acharya Devvrat has called a special meeting on December 7 at Raj Bhawan to discuss the implementation of this system. The Vice Chancellors of Universities, heads of the leading banks and senior officers of the Reserve Bank of India would attend this meeting.
“In order to impart training to the students for making use of cashless system, another meeting has been also fixed for 17 December in which topper students of the universities would participate along with Vice Chancellors,” a government Spokesperson said.
The representatives of leading banks like State Bank of India, UCO Bank, Punjab National Bank and Cooperative Bank would guide the students to adopt the cashless system. These students would further train other students of their respective universities and also in the rural areas during the vacation time.
Later on the exercise would be carried out at college level so that Himachal Pradesh could become the leading state in implementation of cashless system in the country.