SRINAGAR: State Mission Director ICDS J&K Vir Ji Hangloo Friday inaugurated the first Aadhaar enrolment centre, in Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) block, here.
The Directorate has established Aadhaar enrolment centres in 141 ICDS blocks across the state. The project is carried out in collaboration with the Union Ministry of Women and Child Development Department and with the support of Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI).
The process for activation of Aadhaar Centres in other ICDS projects/blocks of the State is underway and will be completed in a phased manner.
The purpose of the work is to facilitate people who are yet to enrol for Aadhaar to avail the facility of various schemes, services and other benefits which is based on Aadhaar Identity.