The state federal government has actually made Aadhar card obligatory for UP Board students qualified for federal government scholarship. The scholarship money would now be deposited straight in the savings account of pupils holding Aadhar cards.
Aadhar card Must need for Govt scholarships
“The state Social Welfare Division grants scholarship to pupils from class 1 to 12 under numerous systems. The scholarship, in the form of upkeep as well as tuition costs, would certainly be moved to the account of students having the card. All pupils who were obtaining the scholarship for the very first time as well as those who are obtaining revival, need to submit their application for next scholastic period under the plan,” claimed DIOS Komal Yadav.
He stated principals of all the institutions have actually been briefed about the treatment to be adopted for making and also filling the application of the pupils.
He added, “According to a mandate issued by the state federal government, pupils that don’t have unique identification numbers (UID) and also Aadhar card Number would certainly not have the ability to receive government aid or scholarships.”.
Based on education division authorities, the move would additionally aid in stopping the method of colleges that indulged in malpractices by signing up bogus students on their rolls.
“According to the procedure, papers will certainly was initially confirmed versus the originals and after that would be marked by the authority worried. After this, iris and also fingerprint scanning will happen and also information would certainly be saved in a master computer along with electronic photographs of the pupils,” added Yadav.
The entire enrollment process will take anything between 1 or 2 days. Candidates will certainly get the card on their mail addresses between 60 to 90 working days,” he said.
Nevertheless, sources in the division stated this would certainly deprive a multitude of pupils of federal government scholarship as currently only a few qualified students availing scholarship have enrolled themselves for Adhar cards and several are yet to open up savings account.
Baseding on government information, there are over 50 lakh pupils researching in over a lakh primary as well as senior high schools in the state.
Maharashtra and Orissa to name a few, have actually currently made Aadhar card necessary for such scholarships.