Aadhar Card Now Mandatory For Central Government Scholarship Schemes For School And College Students

NEW DELHI: Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry has reported that College and University understudies must have an Aadhar card or ought to have experienced Aadhar verification with a specific end goal to profit Central Sector Scholarship Scheme. As indicated by a notice by the service, Students who are now getting these grants and don’t have an Aadhar card must apply for the same by June 30, 2017. The govern is, notwithstanding, not pertinent for understudies in Jammu and Kashmir. The manage goes ahead the heels of comparative direction in which Aadhar card was made required for competitors applying to NEET 2017 exam.

The service additionally issued another notice which said that school understudies who wished to profit National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship Scheme ought to likewise apply for Aadhar by June 30. Understudies in Jammu and Kashmir, Assam, and Meghalaya won’t require Aadhar card however.

As indicated by Press Trust of India, authorities from the service said that the move has been acquainted with permit the service to disperse grant advantages to the recipients in a straightforward and smooth way. Making Aadhar obligatory evacuates the impulse to present various reports. The authority said that until the understudies don’t get Aadhar card, they can apply for grant with their Aadhar Enrolment ID slip, Aadhar enrolment application, Voter personality card, PAN card and so on.

The service has made comparative arrangements for school understudies who are expected to apply for Means-cum-Merit Scholarship Scheme. The service arrangements to actualize these principles in every Indian state with the exception of Jammu and Kashmir promptly from the day of the distribution of the notice.

As of late Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) additionally made Aadhar necessary for hopefuls applying to its empty posts.