Shri Sumnesh Joshi DDG UIDAI Regional office made a courtesy call on Chief Minister Goa, Dr. Pramod Sawant, yesterday.
Shri Joshi briefed the Chief Minister on the ongoing campaign of Document Update where in the residents who have received Aadhaar 10 years before and are still at the same address are suggested to upload the documents.
He informed that Camps at Gram Panchayat will be organised to facilitate the residents document update. Residents can also carry out the Document update Online on UIDAI website and it is free till 14 June 2023. As majority of residents in Goa are tech savvy, they can make use of it.
Shri Joshi also briefed CM about the strengthening of enrolment ecosystem, issue of new Adult enrolment 18 plus and document verification using state portal.
He also requested CM to promote mAadhaar and use of Aadhaar QR code
CM informed Shri Joshi that the State is going to have Aadhaar based DBT and to use Aadhaar authentication for beneficiary identification. He also urged Shri Joshi to conduct a workshop or discussion on use of Aadhaar in April.