Maharashtra Begins Issuing Caste Certificates on Polygon Blockchain Under ‘Digital India’ Initiative


The Polygon blockchain network is being used by the Maharashtrian government to issue caste certificates in the Etapalli village and Gadchiroli district. The step is aimed at curbing the “menace of forgeries” and “identify the right beneficiaries for delivery of government schemes”. Polygon emerged as the chosen blockchain because it is an Ethereum scaling and…