Planning Commission17-August, 2013 16:56 IST
More than 40 crore aadhaar numbers generated till date

 

Unique Identification Authority of India, UIDAI has reiterated that the target of 60 crore Aadhaar enrolments will be achieved by 2014. More than 40 crore 29  lakh Aadhaar numbers have been issued till date and the process is continuing at a healthy pace. Only in the month of July, 2013, about Two Crore Aadhaar numbers have been generated. It has also announced the setting up of permanent enrolment centres in various states to enroll residents who have been either left out in earlier enrolment drives or for those who wish to update their Aadhaar data. Recently, UIDAI also unveiled three new Aadhaar-Enabled Services viz. Authentication services using Iris, Authentication service using One Time Pin and eKYC ( Electronic-Know Your Customer) service, all of which have been developed to empower residents to authenticate anytime, anywhere using a digital platform.

State-wise Aadhaar generated data until 31st July ’2013

State

 Aadhaar Generated

Jammu and Kashmir

                           138,661

Himachal Pradesh

                       5,887,076

Punjab

                     18,252,336

Chandigarh

                           861,734

Uttarakhand

                       1,300,505

Haryana

                       9,290,205

Delhi

                     14,475,446

Rajasthan

                     25,550,302

Uttar Pradesh

                     11,913,950

Bihar

                       2,880,470

Sikkim

                           517,704

Arunachal Pradesh

                               1,848

Nagaland

                           715,670

Manipur

                           671,512

Mizoram

                               9,082

Tripura

                       2,995,520

Meghalaya

                               2,675

Assam

                             36,490

West Bengal

                     19,475,326

Jharkhand

                     18,816,464

Odisha

                       8,841,776

Chhattisgarh

                           941,318

Madhya Pradesh

                     27,773,394

Gujarat

                     12,835,910

Daman and Diu

                           151,248

Dadra and Nagar Haveli

                             51,894

Maharashtra

                     62,697,942

Andhra Pradesh

                     65,941,390

Karnataka

                     26,125,496

Goa

                       1,285,740

Lakshadweep

                             47,704

Kerala

                     27,472,963

Tamil Nadu

                     24,452,774

Puducherry

                       1,051,183

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

                           160,187

DBT and Aadhaar

 

Nearly seven months after the launch of Direct Benefits Transfer (DBT), the government has allocated about Rs 250 crore on various welfare programmes and made around 32 lakh payments through Aadhaar Payment Bridge.

Aadhaar Enabled Service Delivery is linked to various government schemes such as Scholarship, Pension Scheme, Dhanalaxmi, Janani Suraksha Yojana, payment of social security benefits such as old-age payments, distribution of LPG subsidy etc. The DBT is now being implemented in 28 schemes across 121 districts and soon a review meeting will be done to take stock of its progress and to expand it in other schemes and the remaining districts of the country.

 

Status of DBT from 1st July 2013 till 31st July 2013 (* Excl. CPSMS) in 28 schemes across 121 districts.

State

No. of Schemes

                        Number

                  Amount (Rs.)

 Andhra Pradesh

1

 1,11,758

3,01,27,900

 Chandigarh

3

44,918

2,78,87,235

 Daman and Diu

1

640

 16,39,000

Delhi

0

0

0

Goa

1

3

2,100

Haryana

2

12

 2,08,160

Himachal Pradesh

2

274

 17,10,829

 Jharkhand

8

18,993

1,16,24,165

 Karnataka

4

1,728

 26,09,910

 Madhya Pradesh

2

329

 3,91,950

 Maharashtra

4

753

 24,39,315

Puducherry

5

48,600

5,83,08,253

 Punjab

4

8,560

 59,03,840

 Rajasthan

6

2,771

 47,94,917

Sikkim

0

0

0

 Total for July 2013

 2,39,339

14,76,47,574

Total up to 30th June 2013

 1,18,232

35,53,70,216

Scheme wise status on APB transfers on DBT paid from 1st July 2013 till 31st July 2013 (* Excl. CPSMS) in 28 schemes across 121 districts.

Scheme Name

                         No.

      Total Amount paid

 DHANLAXMI

0

0

FELLOWSHIP SCHEME OF AICTE

27

 20,10,634

 FELLOWSHIP SCHEME OF UGC

387

 34,86,800

 INDIRA GANDHI MATRITVA SAHYOG YOJNA

2,410

 39,46,500

INDIRA GANDHI WIDOW PENSION SCHEMES

3,127

 25,69,700

INDRA GANDHI DISABILITY PENSION SCHEME

176

 2,20,600

 JANANI SURYAKSHA YOJNA

287

 3,69,300

 MERIT CUM MEANS SCHOLARSHIP FOR MINORITIES

0

0

NATIONAL SOCIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMME

44,235

2,68,78,400

 NATIONAL CHILD LABOUR POLICY

100

70,950

Old Age Pension

 1,83,851

9,12,10,600

 POST METRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR OBC

353

 11,40,576

 POST METRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR SC

1,075

1,02,07,273

 POST METRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR ST / Tribals

677

 32,20,445

POST MATRIC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR MINORITIES

10

83,557

 PRE METRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNCLEAN PROFESSION

127

635

 PRE METRIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR SC

2,427

 3,98,775

 RAJIV GANDHI NATIONAL FELLOWSHIP

54

 10,26,000

TOP CLASS EDUCTAION SCHEME FOR SC

16

 8,06,829

 Total for July 2013

 2,39,339

14,76,47,574

Total upto 30th June 2013

 1,18,232

35,53,70,216

 

 

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