After demonetization in Nov’16, Government gave a lot of emphasis on promotion of digital payments and cashless economy.Hon’ble Finance Minister, in his budget speech announced several activities for the promotion of digital payments including a target of 2,500 Crore digital payment transactions in FY 2017-18, through Unified Payments Interface (UPI), Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD), Aadhaar Pay, Immediate Payment Service (IMPS) and Debit Cards. Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY) has been entrusted with the responsibility of leading the initiative on “Promotion of Digital Transactions including Digital Payments”. Digidhan dashboard was conceived to track the growth of these digital transactions.
Digidhan dashboard(www.digipay.gov.in) is designed and developed by NIC (National Informatics Centre) for accurate reporting, monitoring and analysis of all type of digital payments transactions occurring in the country and enablement of infrastructure through deployment of Physical/Mobile/BHIM Aadhaar PoS devices. The dashboard consolidates data of 16 digital payment modes like UPI, USSD, IMPS, Debit Card, Credit Card, Internet Banking etc. from RBI, NPCI, and 111 banks and presents it in form of Business Intelligence (BI) reports and compelling visuals.
The dashboard was launched by Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Hon’ble Minister of Communication, Electronics & Information Technology and Law & Justice. Only portal that consolidates data of 16 digital payment modes like UPI, USSD, IMPS, Debit Card, Credit Card, Internet Banking etc. from RBI, NPCI, 111 banks and presents it in form of Business Intelligence (BI) reports and compelling visuals.