Sonowal thanks PM for appreciating Assam Govt.'s efforts towards cashless economy

| Updated: Dec 25, 2016 21:22 IST

Guwahati (Assam) [India], Dec. 25 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for appreciating his government's initiative to promote cashless economy in the state. "I thank Prime Minister Modi in behalf of the entire population of Assam. We just worked according to the instruction provided by the Centre. I thank PM Modi for his appreciation of Assam's initiatives towards cashless economy," said Sonowal. He further said this move is aimed at making Assam the most successful state of the country. Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Modi in his 27th 'Mann ki Baat' address congratulated the Assam Government for taking initiatives to promote cashless economy. "I Appreciate the Assam Government for their efforts to turn towards digital payments and transactions," he said. (ANI)