NITI Aayog, under the banner of the Union Government, on 30 November 2016 constituted a 13-member committee to promote cashless economy.
The committee will be headed by Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu. The committee will be formed by Chief Ministers of various states representing different political parties to examine and promote the use of digital payment systems across the country. The Committee will identify the best global practices for implementing an economy primarily based on digital payment.
Source – The Hindu