UIDAI is preparing to open 166 new Aadhaar Seva Kendras in the country. At present, 55 out of 166 Aadhaar Seva Kendras (ASKs) are operational. Please tell that no one can open this center in private.
Aadhar Latest News: There is good news for Aadhar card holders. The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is preparing to open 166 standalone Aadhaar Enrollment and Update Centers across the country. UIDAI has given information about this by issuing a statement. At present, 55 out of 166 Aadhaar Seva Kendras (ASKs) are operational. Apart from this, 52,000 Aadhaar Enrollment Centers are being operated by banks, post offices and state governments.
UIDAI issued statement
In a statement issued by UIDAI, it has been said that UIDAI plans to open 166 single Aadhaar enrollment and update centers in 122 cities. Let us tell you that Aadhaar Seva Kendras are opened seven days a week. Aadhaar centers have met the needs of 70 lakh people including persons with disabilities.
Enrollment and updating capability
Model A’s Aadhaar Seva Kendras (Model-A ASKs) have the capacity to handle 1,000 enrollments and update requests per day. At the same time, Model-B ASKs 500 and Model-C ASKs 250 have the capacity to fulfill enrollment and updation requests. It is worth noting that so far UIDAI has given Aadhaar number to 130.9 crore people.
Not Available in Aadhar Seva Kendra Pvt.
For your information, let us tell you that Aadhaar is not available in Seva Kendra Pvt. That is, Aadhaar services are available only in Banks, Post Offices, Common Service Center (CSC), Office of State Government Officers and Aadhaar Service Center operated by UIDAI. If you want more information about this, then you can get it from the local authorities of the state government (under which the Aadhaar centers are running).
Internet cafe people do this work
Internet cafes provide the same services related to Aadhaar, which UIDAI gives to a common man. In the Aadhaar card, only the facility of correction of name, address, date of birth or other details, getting the photo changed, getting the PVC card printed, asking for a common Aadhaar card, etc. is available.
The fee prescribed by UIDAI for any correction in Aadhaar or for getting a PVC card is Rs 50 but, the cafe charges Rs 70 to Rs 100. In this way, he earns 30 to 50 or even 100 rupees for such works.