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The Story of Creation of the Digital Village that defied the Cash ban #Demonitisation - Govpreneur
Believing in Technology as enabler of Development is one thing. Being able to implement a vision and see it emerge right is surreal. Demonitisation and the subsequent cash crunch has led to increased focus on digital payments that has now catapulted this Akodara village once again into limelight. It was in two years ago in the early winter of 2014 representatives from ICICI Bank discussed about ideas on making a village cashless village using digital modes. Sabarkantha was emerging as a model district in the country for using digital technologies in Rural development. As the District Development Officer of Sabarkantha