Raipur Smart City Ltd (RSCL) unveiled a first-of-its-kind ‘Raipur Smart Card’ for the convenience of the citizens at a programme held here on Tuesday.
In collaboration with a private bank, this multi-purpose prepaid card will offer a unique solution that would allow citizens of the city to use it to make cashless payments for availing several services within the city including payment of taxes to Municipal Corporation, shopping purposes and commuting in city buses.
Speaking at the unveiling ceremony, Rajat Bansal (IAS), Commissioner, Raipur Municipal Corporation (RMC) and Managing Director (MD) Raipur Smart City Limited (RSCL), said, “With this initiative of Raipur Smart City Limited, our aim is to create a digital eco-system for the convenience of the citizens of Raipur. The citizens will be able to make cashless payments for various services across the city. This move will further contribute to the Digital India Mission.”
S.M. Sundaresan, Group Executive & Head Corporate Banking, Axis Bank said, “We are excited to collaborate with RSCL to offer this cutting-edge digital payment’s solutions for the citizens of Raipur. The Bank has always been at the forefront of promoting a cashless, digital economy and the Raipur Smart Card will provide further impetus towards this mission.”
Citizens will also be able to make payments in a fast, secure and hassle-free manner with the Smart Card. Availing the Smart Card will not require citizens to hold any bank account. They will be able to top up the prepaid card using the mobile app and the web portal and also at various service outlets across Raipur and those designated by the bank in the city.
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