AMRITSAR : A special function was organized to distribute Identity cum Debit cards to the students in the Vice-Chancellor’s Office of Guru Nanak Dev University. Prof. Jaspal Singh Sandhu, Vice Chancellor inaugurated distribution of these cards to the students. On this occasion, Prof. Kamaljit Singh, Dean Academic Affairs; Prof. K.S. Kahlon, Registrar; Prof. SS. Behl, Dean Students welfare and a large number of students were present. These cards will be issued in collaboration with HDFC Bank and no transaction and loading charges will be applicable.
The idendity cum debit card is a contactless non-personalized card bearing card number and expiry date. It will facilitate transactions at the designated terminals installed at different places in the University campus. These cards will be issued to all the students of the University campus.
The pre-activated card can be loaded and used at predefined locations in the University campus which will facilitate cashless transaction. A single card can be used for payment, access and attendance etc. however there will be no cash withdrawal facility. This will ensure protection against loss and fraudulent use of card.
Source: Punjab News Express