For the second phase of Aadhaar enrolment in the Hoshiarpur district of Punjab, 58 machines have been setup. This information was given by the District Collector Manaswi Kumar while attending a meeting at the district administrative campus on Saturday. He said that the coordinators of the enrolment agencies and officials of the concerned department have been asked to finish 100% work by 31st March 2013.
In the second phase of UID enrolment in the district, on behalf of Central Bank of India, I.A.P. Company Ltd and C.S. Technology Pvt Ltd have been given the tender of Aadhaar enrolment. Around 6.9 lac Aadhar cards were made in the first phase out of a total of 15.83 lac population in the district. He said in the second phase around 8.93 lac people will be covered. The concerned companies will send the related report daily to the district food controller. District Magistrate also asked all the SDMs to setup camps at the Tehsil level and encourage people for Aadhar card enrolment. The support of Panchayats, religious and social institutes will also be taken for this work.