Aadhaar not linked to Ration card yet? Modi govt issues important clarification

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The ministry has given specific instructions to all states and union territories (UTs) to not exclude any legitimate beneficiary or household from the entitled food grain quota. Aadhaar Card-Ration Card Link Online: If your ration card is not yet linked to the Aadhaar card, it will not stop you from getting food grains you are eligible for under the Public Distribution System. The Central Government has clarified that no one will be deprived of their food grain quota as the government has extended the seeding deadline for Aadhaar cards with…

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Aadhar-PAN linking is a must now!

Linking Aadhar and PAN

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has issued a notification, vide which it has mandated linking of PAN with Aadhar card. The last date for the said linking is 31st March 2020. The department has been insisting on PAN-Aadhar linking for quite long and has extended deadlines several times, but this time the department seems to be resolute. There are 48.33 crores registered PAN users, out of which 30.75 crores users have already linked their PAN with Aadhar card. The Income Tax department now aims to complete the PAN-Aadhar…

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Aadhar card for children

Aadhar linked to Voter ID

Children of any age can now apply for Aadhar card and use it as an identity proof. More so, to encourage Aadhar enrollment, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is offering Aadhar to children for free. No enrollment fee has to be paid by children for their Aadhar card. The enrollment process for children has been kept very simple and is mostly dependent on the documents of their parents.   How to get your child an Aadhar card?  Visit the nearest Aadhar center with your child. Carry your Aadhar card…

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Aadhar to be linked with Voter Id

Aadhar linked to Voter ID

The Election Commission of India’s (ECI) proposal to link Voter-Id with Aadhar card has been approved by the Union Law Ministry of India. Erstwhile, the process of linking Aadhar card with Voter id was started in February 2015 and had successfully linked 38 crore voter cards till August 2015, when the process was suspended. The linking process was suspended on directions of the Supreme Court of India, which restricted the use of Aadhar Card to Public Distribution System (PDS) like LPG and Kerosene distribution. The ECI re-appealed to the Law…

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