According to sources, the demand for this change has come from various sectors, especially to help migrant workers who have the address of their native place mentioned in their Aadhaar but want a bank account in the area they are living in for work.
Pan Card-Aadhar Card Link: According to a press release by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) in March, the date for the linking of PAN with Aadhaar had been extended from March 31 to September 30, 2019.
The Multipurpose National Identity Card (MPNIC) was first suggested by a 2001 report on “Reforming the National Security System” by an empowered Group of Ministers during the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government.
An RTI and animal rights activist, Rubin said he had a personal reason to take up this legal battle, even though many whistle-blowers and privacy rights activists are unhappy with him for seeking to compromise privacy on social media.
Till last count, it has led to the removal of at least 5.53 lakh ration cards from the distribution network and saved 1.63 lakh metric tonne (MT) of grains that were being distributed to ghost or ineligible beneficiaries.
The Income Tax department has launched an e-facility to link an individuals’s Aadhaar number with the Permanent Account Number (PAN). The government had recently made it compulsory to link the Aadhaar with the PAN for filing of income tax returns, beginning July 1. Your PAN card could be rendered invalid by December this year if you […]