Changing details on a PAN card can now be done online as well. Here is how to go about it
UMANG app is available on all Android, iOS and Windows devices.
The bank, however, deleted the tweet and apologised later. It admitted that the earlier tweet was “inappropriate and inadvertent.”
Refusing to be drawn into a "hypothetical" question on Government's action plan in case Supreme Court (SC) decision did not go in favour of Aadhaar, Prasad - also the minister for law and justice - said the team of Aadhaar lawyers has made arguments with proof and that benefits of the programme were for everyone to see.
This ATM will provide a variety of services like cash withdrawal, cash deposit, balance enquiry, mini statement, etc.
The government has instructed telecom operators to tweak their systems and networks to enable use of Virtual IDs in lieu of Aadhaar number and migrate to the 'limited KYC' mechanism for mobile subscribers.
UIDAI has said that some more time will be needed to prepare for the roll-out of the new facility which was earlier planned to be introduced from July 1.
The Virtual ID system aims to strengthen the privacy and security of Aadhaar data amid heightened concerns about the collection and storage of personal and demographic information of individuals.
To utilise this facility, the Aadhaar holder would have to go to the UIDAI website and click on Aadhaar Update History.
Bhasi, a native of Thoonganpara on the city outskirts, had left his home in the morning on the same day and boarded a KSRTC bus. Though he took a ticket to nearby Karamana, he was not ready to get down at the stop.
On the fourth anniversary of the Modi government, the Congress has announced that they will observe “Vishwasghat Divas” or Betrayal Day across the country “to highlight the failure of pre-poll promises and misgovernance of the BJP-led government
According to the Customs Brokers Licensing Regulations, 2018, notified by the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) recently, an applicant seeking to get a licence for customs broker should hold Aadhaar as well as PAN card.
The report also found that a majority of ration recipients prefer Aadhaar-based PDS delivery in both Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh, the reason being better prevention of frauds.
Last year, reports had pointed out the long delays and the unremunerative and meagre increase in the wages under the employment guarantee programme.
The judgement was reserved after a marathon hearing which went on for 38 days spanning four months.
However, the court said that Aadhaar is still necessary to avail social benefits, services and subsidies
The 62-year-old multi-billionaire entrepreneur and philanthropist said Nandan Nilekani, Infosys founder who is considered as the chief architect of Aadhaar, was consulting and helping the World Bank on the project.
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) said its enrolment software comes with necessary safeguards and checks to protect against any manipulation, as it discredited the claims in the report as "baseless and false".
A five-judge constitution bench headed by Dipak Misra referred to Section 57 of the Aadhaar Act which says that "State or any body corporate or person" can use Aadhaar number "for establishing identity of an individual for any purpose".
When contacted, Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan said there is no change in the prevalent rules that mobile phone companies cannot deny anyone a new SIM card for want of Aadhaar, and can use alternative identification documents for the purpose.
Intelligence Bureau had provided leads of "hackers exploiting the vulnerabilities prevailing in the website (aadhaar.epfoservices.com) of EPFO".
"Firstly, giant corporates, rather than individual players, have been the main actors in these scams. Secondly, black money is widely known to be stored by the corrupt in foreign banks which are beyond the reach of Aadhaar," lawyer Gopal Sankaranarayanan, representing NGO 'Centre for Civil Society', said.
A five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, hearing a clutch of petitions challenging Aadhaar and its enabling 2016 law, said its order on a PIL filed by 'Lokniti Foundation' had said that mobile users needed to be verified in the interest of national security.
Any change in norms, however, will be subject to a final decision by the Supreme Court on matters related to Aadhaar, the banking regulator clarified. The changes will have no immediate impact
"The court will list it for hearing after it decides the constitutional validity of Aadhaar scheme and the law," the bench also comprising justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud said.