QR code-based payment option to be made mandatory for shops, says report
Updated : May 13, 2019 11:24 AM IST
The details of the plans are being chalked out at the official level after the GST Council gave it a go-ahead before the ongoing Lok Sabha elections.
The move to introduce the payment mechanism for business-to-consumer (B2C) transactions is to bring about a behavioural change.
In order to promote digital payments nationally, the finance ministry is working out the rules and a decision on putting together digital payment architecture is expected after the general elections.