Tag: Aadhaar Card

Aadhaar card helps missing tribal girl reunite with family after five years, know how
Aadhaar card helps missing tribal girl reunite with family after five years, know how

When authorities at a rehabilitation centre applied for an Aadhaar card on behalf of the girl, it was rejected. In the sixth attempt, it showed duplication. Thereafter, the original address was traced.

  • Wednesday, 02 November 2022
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Can bank A/C be hacked if someone knows your Aadhaar?

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Tuesday shared a valuable piece of information for people on its official Twitter handle addressing the basic question.

  • Tuesday, 20 September 2022
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BIG update: Aadhaar data updation every 10 years?

Aadhaar custodian UIDAI will encourage people to voluntarily update their biometric data every 10 years, according to official sources.

  • Saturday, 17 September 2022
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Govt spent over Rs 980 crore on Aadhaar enrolments, updates in last 3 years

Over Rs 980 crore has been spent by the UIDAI since 2019-2020 on Aadhaar enrolments and updates, while nearly 5.99 lakh Aadhaars have been declared void for being duplicate as of May 31, 2022.

  • Thursday, 21 July 2022
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Odisha's 'Grain ATM' to be a reality soon; know how machine will dispense

The machine is equipped with a biometric system with a touch screen where the beneficiary will have to enter the Aadhaar card or ration number. Upon authentication, the foodgrain allocated to the beneficiary will be automatically filled in bags kept under the machine. 

  • Tuesday, 19 July 2022
Date Extended For Aadhaar Card Seeding With Ration Cards Till June 30
Date Extended For Aadhaar Card Seeding With Ration Cards Till June 30

The One Nation One Ration Card (ONORC) was launched in August 2019 for helping the daily wagers, temporary workers and migrants to avail benefits of the subsidised food grains from an outlet near them.

  • Thursday, 24 March 2022
Aadhaar Linking With Voter ID Card: Lok Sabha Passes Electoral Reforms Bill Amid Din
Aadhaar Linking With Voter ID Card: Lok Sabha Passes Electoral Reforms Bill Amid Din

Rejecting the demand for referring the Bill to a panel, Rijiju said various proposals which are part of the bill have already been suggested and recommended by the Standing Committee of Law and Personnel.

  • Monday, 20 December 2021
Andhra officials prepare Aadhaar card of villagers in Kotia

Jeypore: In yet another show of strength, some Andhra Pradesh officials  on Monday visited bordering Kotia village under Pottangi block in Koraput and click photos of villagers to prepare Aadhaar cards. Earlier, on January 9, some officials from the neighbouring State accompanied by Vijayanagaram Collector had reached Kotia and nearby places to distribute blanket and […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
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Aadhaar card not mandatory for paddy procurement

Bhubaneswar: Aadhaar card is not mandatory for registration of farmers to participate in paddy procurement. The Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare department has asked in a letter to district collectors to speed up registration of farmers who have been left out due to non-availability of Aadhaar card. The letter mentioned that farmers can register themselves […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Aadhaar-mobile number linking must by Feb 6: Centre

New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday told the Supreme Court that all subscribers must link their phone numbers with Aadhaar by February 6 next year under E-KYC verification. The Centre also asserted that production of Aadhaar proof is mandatory for opening new bank accounts. Citing an order passed by the apex court, the Centre said […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Officials demand  money for Aadhaar cards, allege public

Rairangpur: Staff of Jana Seva Kendras in Rairangpur  block of Mayurbhanj district have been allegedly demanding money from villagers to prepare Aadhaar cards. Though as per government rules Aadhaar card registration should be made free of cost, staff at the Jana Seva Kendras have been asking villagers to pay Rs 100 to Rs 150 per […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Public fume as Aadhaar card centres collect ‘illegal fees’

Balasore: At a time when Aadhaar card has been made mandatory for important works including several government schemes, residents in Balasore are now left in quandary as several centres here are charging fee for enrollment. The Aadhaar Card centres are charging fee of about Rs 50- Rs 200 for enrolling people for the unique identification […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Ballot papers to be used in Panchayat polls: SEC

Bhubaneswar: With the first phase Panchayat elections in Odisha scheduled to kick off tomorrow morning, the State Election Commission (SEC) today briefed voting method to the new voters and those who have not fully understood the method of exercising their franchise. Talking to media persons here, SEC secretary Rabindranath Sahu said unlike the voting which […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
UIDAI advises people not to share Aadhaar numbers in public

New Delhi: The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) late on Tuesday advised Aadhaar card holders to refrain from publicly sharing their Aadhaar numbers on social media and throwing challenges to others. The advisory came in a series of tweets from the UIDAI after the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Chairman R.S. Sharma last […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Good News! SC extends Aadhaar linking deadline

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday extended the deadline for linking of various services with Aadhaar till it delivers its judgment on a batch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the biometrical identification scheme. Announcing the order, a five-judge constitution bench, headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, however said that this extension will […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021