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e-KYC facility: Important things to know about opening account using e-KYC

 e-KYC facility: Important things to know about opening account using e-KYC. Fulfilling the Know Your Customer (KYC) formalities is an integral part of the process of opening a bank account. This entails submitting identity and address proofs and other details, along with a photograph, to establish credentials. The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has […] Continue reading →

Acceptance of Aadhaar Letter as Proof of Identity and Proof of Residence for Passport application

 Aadhaar Letter as Proof of Identity and Proof of Residence for Passport application. The Ministry of External Affairs has decided and accordingly advised all Passport Issuing Authorities to accept Aadhaar letter (UIDAI card) as Proof of Address and Photo identity in conjunction with any other prescribed documents for proof of address/identity for the purpose of […] Continue reading →

UIDAI launches portal to access data

 UIDAI launches portal to access data – Public can access for several types of data through http://data.gov.in The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has launched a portal, which the public can access for several types of data. “The public data portal is in consonance with the larger vision of the Government of India to […] Continue reading →

Cabinet extends mandate of UIDAI

 The government cleared the UIDAI’s proposal to enrol an extra 40 crore people in 16 states, while the biometrics in other states will be collected under the NPR project. The data collected will be used to issue chip-based smart cards in the country through the National Population Register (NPR) project. The bio metric data for […] Continue reading →