Link your Aadhaar with Driving Licence – Mandatory
Government to soon make it mandatory connecting of Aadhaar with Driving Licence and the bill to be introduced in the parliament says Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. In this regard, he further said, even though the bill is currently pending in Parliament, if the bill is passed, it will be easy and possible to investigate many cases of motor vehicles across the country. Speaking at the Science Congress in Phagwara, Punjab he said that, a person, who caused the road accident in the country, is taking a new driving license elsewhere (in another state or place) and escaping the police. But if you connect Aadhaar with Driving licence, such people cannot get a new licence with false address and certificates.
Heavy savings with Aadhaar says Jaitley
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that enough funds have been saved with Aadhaar for proper implementation of three major schemes, such as ‘Ayushmann Bharat’. He said that, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decisive leadership has led to the success of the Aadhaar scheme. He further added that, The Congress-led UPA government has failed to go ahead with Aadhaar for various reasons. On Sunday, he wrote an article on Facebook about Aadhaar benefits and said that an amount of Rs 90,000 crore has been raised since March this year due to the elimination of several duplicates, non- existent and fake beneficiaries. So far, Rs 1.69 lakh crore subsidies have been made available to the public through cash transfers.