— Under the Aadhaar Scheme all the citizens of India will be enrolled free of cost for their UID letter which they can use to identify themselves anywhere in India and also access a host of benefits and services.
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India, June 27, 2011 — Karvy Group, country’s largest integrated financial services provider, through its group company Karvy Data Management Services Limited (KDMSL), has launched its UID operations in Uttar Pradesh by opening its first office at Lucknow for the enrollment of Aadhaar (UID) under National Securities Depository Ltd. (NSDL) – the registrar for implementation of UID mission in India named as Aadhaar scheme that will issue a Unique Identification Number to every Indian resident linked with their demographic and biometric information.
Under the enrollment process, each Indian citizen will be required to fill a simple form giving supporting documents for proof of address, age and identity. During enrolment, Karvy personnel will take a photograph, capture finger prints and iris for all citizens who are above the age of 5 years. For the children below 5 years the enrollment would require only a picture to be taken at the enrollment station and the biometrics being taken on completion of 5 years and updation on completion of 15 years.
Honorable District Magistrate of Lucknow, Shri Anil Kumar Sagar inaugurated the Aadhaar enrollment office of Karvy Data Management Services Limited (KDMSL) and shared his thoughts on the importance of Aadhaar for each Indian citizen.
Mr. Viiveck Verma, CEO of Karvy Data Management Services Limited said “We are proud to be a part of the Aadhaar scheme which is one of the most prestigious and developmental initiatives taken in our country in recent times. The UID project will bring tremendous benefits to lakhs of Indians who currently do not have any valid identity proof and we at Karvy will put in our best efforts in facilitating the process that will empower all the Indian residents.”
Under the Aadhaar Scheme all the citizens of India will be enrolled free of cost for their UID letter which they can use to identify themselves anywhere in India and also access a host of benefits and services.
“We will be launching enrolment services across all Karvy offices in Uttar Pradesh and shall be additionally conducting UID camps to enroll citizens in several areas of the state” added Mr. Nitin Saxena – Zonal Head (North) at Karvy.