Q. The Food Safety and Standards (FSS) Act, 2006 has come into effect from

Answer: 5th August 2011

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Which committee was constituted in November 2016 to convert 100% Government – Citizen Transactions to the digital platform?

Answer: Amitabh Kant committee

In a transformative attempt to weed out black money and corruption from public life, the Government of India has constituted a Committee of Officers to enable 100 per cent conversion of Government to Citizen (G2C)Transactions to the digital platform.

The Committee is formed under the leadership of NITI Aayog CEO Mr. Amitabh Kant. The main objective of this committee is to identify and implement in the earliest possible time frame user-friendly digital payment options in all sectors of the economy.

This is an integral part of the Governments strategy to transform India into a cashless economy.
Source:
1. http://niti.gov.in/content/digital-payments
2. http://www.thehindu.com/business/Economy/Centre-forms-committee-to-push-cashless-transactions/article16702164.ece