Sunday, February 19, 2012

UIDAI VS NPR

Finally, the icy war between Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), under the Planning Commission and the home ministry National Population Register (NPR), has been put to an finish.

 The Cabinet committee has allowed UIDAI to over out the enumeration process of 400 million more residents in 16 states and Union territories (UTs), in addition to the 200 million already recommended by the expenditure finance committee. In the remaining 12 states and three UTs, having about 600 million residents, the NPR will complete the biometric enumeration and enrollment. The enrolment will be completed by June 2013.

Saturday, February 18, 2012

UIDAI focus on casework and applications (LPG)


Having enrolled 200 million Indian citizens for Aadhaar, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is now taking the initial steps to the services route.

UIDAI chairperson Nandan Nilekani said that they have started two pilots that will allow the oil industry to bring in transparency in LPG transfer and the use of Aadhaar for getting mobile connectivity.


UIDAI is active a pilot in Mysore application the Aadhaar belvedere for giving LPG butt access in the region. One could get a LPG connection, through the use of his/her Aadhaar number.
In Hyderabad soon, the Aadhaar would be acclimated in a pilot activity for verifications of bodies for gettimg a adaptable SIM cards. From February 7 onwards, Aadhaar had amorphous its account commitment function. Jharkhand was the aboriginal accompaniment to appear beneath the abuttals of these services. UIDAI forth with the Ministry of Rural Development has started the use of acquittal apparatus with the Aadhaar cardinal of the workers. UIDAI is additionally active a pilot with banks for aperture up accounts.

Our abutting big about-face is appear applications that will account the accepted man. We accept a account of empanelled IT firms and consultants for the same. Our authorization is to advance accessible governance," said Nilekani to media-persons on the sidelines of the NASSCOM India Leadership forum.

He additionally added that UIDAI has auspiciously completed its authorization of rolling out Aadhaar to 200 actor people. "We accept been allowable by the Cabinet to cycle out Aadhaar's for addition 400 million. By 2014 we would accept enrolled 600 million bodies with Aadhaars," he said.