Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Aadhaar a Valid Proof for Opening Bank Account

Identification of the sole authority, said today that the I-cards issued by it - known as aadh - are a proof of residence in force for opening a bank account. 

Commenting on reports that the media is not a test aadh valid residence, Unique Identification Authority for the Development of India (UIDAI) Chairman Nandan Nilekani said, "That's not true. It is a report is misleading. aadh valid "Know Your Customer" (KYC) documents to open a bank account. " 

"Aadh letter has two parts -. Identity and address if the address that a person shows the bank is the same address on the letter (aadh), then it is a proof of residence." 

A portion of the media had reported that according to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) notification issued Wednesday, not a test aadh valid residence. However, the central bank reported accepted its validity as a person's identity. 

Nilekani said: "In a few days, which will be from online authentication and identity management. If the address matches online authentication, then considered current address (the person applying for a bank account or a service). " 

Clear air of the question, said: "The government is a set of institutions and they all make their own decisions from now, said the banking system as a valid norm aadh KYC for all bank accounts in accordance with the RBI notification. issued yesterday .. " 



Source : outlookindia

He said the Department of Telecommunications and the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas as CSC also has aadh valid SIM card issuance and cooking gas connections. 

In addition, some states like Tripura and Sikkim, which aadh accepted as valid ID card and proof of residency. 

"After consultations with the Government, has now decided to accept the letter issued by the UIDAI as valid official document to open bank accounts without the limitations applicable to" small "accounts," the producer said in a communication to the banks Wednesday. 

However, RBI has also said: "While the opening of accounts on the basis of aadh Also, banks should ensure the client's current address by obtaining necessary evidence thereof in accordance with existing instructions." 

Meanwhile, a banker said aadh is a valid proof of residence sufficient knowledge of the customer and is good to open a bank account. 

"Directive RBI is just to check if the address of a person that is updated or not UIDAI to open a new account," said UIDAI Regional Office Deputy Director-General Anand Arora Keshni PTI in Chandigarh during a performance. 

"It (the policy by the RBI) is to ensure that the person has updated their address aadh card or not," said Arora. 

So far, the authority has issued 3.7 million cards aadh rupees people around the country and enrolled about 10 million rupees for the issuance of those "national identity card." 

The authority has the mandate of issuing cards to 20 people aadh crore next year

AP Crosses 1 Cr Mark in Aadhar

Andhra Pradesh has been recognized as the first state in the country to overcome the one crore mark in the generation of letters aadh, a senior official said today. 

Andhra Pradesh has been recognized as the first state to break the record of a Aadhaars crore generated and was congratulated at a ceremony held by the unique identification Authority of India (UIDAI) in New Delhi today, Director General of UIDAI (region Lima), VS Bhaskar told reporters. 

Andhra Pradesh reached the mark of a crore in August this year and the date of 1.29 billion rupees aadh letters were generated, he said. 

Hyderabad Regional Office is responsible for implementing UID Project in Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Andaman and Nicobar islands. 

"As on date, about 6. 200 enrollment stations are active in the region of Hyderabad and the license number of the region has played 3. 46 million rupees and the number of Aadhaars generated (aadh letters / numbers delivery) is 1.32 crore. While in Andhra Pradesh the number of registrations has fallen to 3.33 and 1.29 million crore rupees aadh letters have been generated, "he said.

Aadhar should have names of Father and Husband

Former Chief Election Commissioner N Gopalaswami said today that aadh card issued by the Authority of India's unique identification should be the name of the father of the woman and her husband's name, in order to avoid the problems of different surnames. 

Gopalaswami said Indians of the south, especially women, have trouble getting their names in the same supporting documents such as PAN card, passport and identity card of the voters. 

"Most of the documents will not have the initial expansion of the documents. The methodology of writing documents must be changed. This will happen to the people of Tamil Nadu, and do not use surnames, but the initials" Gopalaswami told reporters on the sidelines of a function here. 

"Married women usually use the name of her husband as her surname. But, PAN card, you ask for the name of his father. Therefore, the name on the PAN card differ from other documents. There is a need to standardize this. Therefore, the card must have the name aadh both the woman's father and the name of her husband. " 

When asked if he will make a formal suggestion UIDAI authorities, he said, "I'm thinking of making one." 

Former Chief Election Commissioner also has problems getting the address changed PAN card as your passport indicates his name as Needamangalam Gopalaswami, while voter identification showing your name as N Gopalaswami. 

Aadh is 12 digit unique identification (UID) number issued by the unique identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to all residents of India. Aadh, from now on, just ask the name of an applicant's wife or husband and father, not so much. 

The UID number is stored in a centralized database and linked to basic demographics and biometrics - photo, ten fingerprints and iris - of each individual.



Source : outlookindia