Contending that large volumes of liquid cash are a big source of corruption and black money, Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to the people to “lead the change” towards cashless transactions to lay the strong foundations of an India where there is no place for such malaise. In an article posted on on Linkedin.com, PM Modi said and I quote: In 21st century India, there is no place for corruption. Corruption slows down growth and takes a toll on the dreams of the poor, neo-middle class and middle class. Referring to his historic decision on Nov 8 to scrap Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes, PM Modi said that large volumes of liquid cash are a big source of corruption and black money. In this context, he also referred to his pitch for cashless transactions. Along with the article, he posted pictorial references to cashless options like credit cards.