According to sources, cheaper ration under new Food Security Bill will be available for only those in Delhi who have got their Aadhaar numbers. Government will also make arrangement from beginning for those who do not have Aadhaar. Employees would be deployed at offices of all the Food Supply Officers in the city.
During a meeting headed by ADC Sunita Verma it was decided that 3 machines will be setup at each ward for Aadhar card enrollment purpose in Faridabad district of Haryana. During the meeting it came into notice that because of lesser number of machines at the centers people have to face serious difficulties for enrolling themselves. Now new company has been appointed by the central government for doing the job in the district. An official from the new company has said that the number of machines will be increased. Deputy Mayor said that at least 3 machines should be setup in each ward. Company will install machine in 15 wards first. After finishing the work here machines will be setup at other wards. List regarding the schedule has been already made available.
The Aadhaar enrollment process has also begun in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh. Enrollment camps would be setup at Panchayat level in rural areas while at ward level in urban areas. Data entry operator will enroll people in the district and their recruitment process has also started. Enrollment work also began earlier in the district but could not proceed further because company left the work without any notice.
Supply department has begun the proceedings for linking E-Ration and old ration card with Aadhaar number, bank account and mobile number in Jamtara district of Jharkhand. Without providing Aadhaar number and other details beneficiary will not get ration.
Lack of enrollment form in Chandwa village of Latehar, Jharkhand has become a serious problem for the people. People have to stand in queues for hours for enrollment some of them get the form while many have to wait for the second day. Many people do not get form even after many days in queues. People are saying that they are wandering for the form but still do not get it while officials reports that lack of form is the reason for all this chaos.