DC reviews progress of Aadhaar seeding

irap DC, Ravi Jha reviewed the progress of Aadhaar Seeding of all MGNREGA active workers in the district and instructed the Block Development Officers to complete the process on mission mode by April 15 next during a meeting held here on Wednesday.

The DC further said that with Aadhaar biometric enrolment (BME) process in the district having almost achieved 90 percent it would not be, therefore, that tough to segregate such Aadhaar data for identification of active MGNREGA workers with Aadhaar cards and their subsequent seeding with MGNREGA database.

DRDA, Project Director, Dahey Sangno also informed that a special format has been locally generated to facilitate information gathering during door to door survey for identification of job card holders with and without Aadhaar cards. Sangno also suggested the BDOs to seek the help of PRI members of concerned village to speed up the said special drive.

Assuring his full cooperation, the district statistical officer, N Wangsu suggested that those MGNREGA workers who have already done BME but are yet to receive Aadhaar cards may be brought to his notice so that he could give TIN numbers to enable downloading of Aadhaar card number from online. (DIPRO)