Govt. of Goa Urges Updates to Aadhaar on Portal At No Cost

Directorate of Planning, Statistics and Evaluation, Government of Goa, has informed that Aadhaar is a random 12 digit Unique Identification Number issued to a resident to establish the resident’s unique identity which cannot be reassigned to any other individual. However, Aadhaar is mandatory especially where proof of Aadhaar is condition/pre requisite for receipt of Government subsidy, benefit or service.

Digi Yatra Foundation to Perform Aadhaar Authentication at Airports

The Ministry of Civil Aviation issued a notification on the 17th of October 2023, regarding the utilization of digital platforms to enhance governance. Digi Yatra Foundation will conduct aadhaar authentication for passenger verification and e-KYC (Know Your Customer) purposes on the Digi Yatra App or Program.

New Aadhaar Requirement Introduced for Scheme Benefits

According to the guidelines, individuals desiring to avail benefits under the scheme must possess an Aadhaar number or enroll for Aadhaar before registering for the scheme. Those without an Aadhaar number can visit any Aadhaar enrolment center listed on the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) website ( to get enrolled.

Central Government to extend Aadhaar Based Payment Bridge System to MGNREGA

The Ministry of Rural Development has issued a press information bulletin on the extension of Aadhaar Based Payment Bridge System (ABPS) to Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA). This press information bulletin was issued on 3rd June, 2023. The Central Government has observed that in many cases due to frequent changes in Bank […]