SRINAGAR: Acting on Supreme Courts landmark decision regarding linkage of Aadhaar with Public Distribution System, Minister for CA&PD, Choudhary Zulfkar Ali and Minister for Information Technology Imran Raza Ansari Monday held a high level meeting to discuss modalities for its implementation.
The meeting dwelt in detail on the strategy for linking Aadhaar with PDS in the state to reshape the whole system as per the guidelines laid down by the Apex Court.
Ch. Zulfkar Ali stressed upon the Information Technology authorities to make the network user friendly as this linkage would play a vital role in checking diversions besides tracking whole supply chain process.
Describing the salient features of Aadhaar card, the Minister said that the single unique identification document can be used as sole identity proof which will not only serve as a social security card but also as powerful tool to weed out bogus data.
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