Aadhaar required to get benefits under scheme for civilian victims of terror, communal violence
Any eligible beneficiary desirous of receiving benefit under the scheme, who does not possess the Aadhaar number or, has not yet enrolled for Aadhaar, shall have to apply for Aadhaar enrolment. The home ministry said the notification comes into effect in all states and union territories except Assam and Meghalaya, where Aadhaar has not covered all residents.
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PAN-Aadhaar linking deadline extended again, today is the last date
CBDT extended the due date for linking of PAN with Aadhaar from 31st December, 2019 to 31st March, 2020.
Relief for financial firms as RBI allows video KYC
In a move that will enable banks and fintechs onboard customers remotely, RBI has amended its norms to allow the ‘know your customer’ (KYC) process to be completed through a mobile video conversation. The central bank has also facilitated eKYC and digital KYC by allowing use of Aadhaar or other e-documents in the customer due diligence process.
Mandatory to link PAN-Aadhaar by Dec 31: Income Tax Department
The deadline to link the permanent account number (PAN) with Aadhaar was extended till December 31 by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) through an order issued in September this year.
States must not delete ration card holders' names for lack of Aadhaar: Paswan
The central government has asked states and union territories to ensure that names of people are not deleted from the ration card database due to non- possession of Aadhaar, Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan said on Tuesday.
e-KYC likely to be Aadhaar for non-banks
Government is hesitant to allow these nonbanks direct access to the UIDAI database.
Piped-water scheme to be Aadhaar-linked
According to an official document of the Jal Shakti ministry, which is implementing the ambitious programme of providing tap water connection to every household (‘har ghar nal se jal’) in less than five years, the Aadhaar link will be done for “targeted delivery and monitoring of specific outcomes”.
Giving Aadhaar number in lieu of PAN? You might be fined for giving wrong information
Section 272B of the Income Tax Act provides for a levy of Rs 10,000 every time a wrong ID number is quoted.
Internet suspended in 21 UP districts over Citizenship Amendment Act
Across the state, 879 people have been arrested in connection with the violence while 5,000 have been detained, as per official figures. The worst-hit are Lucknow, Kanpur, Varanasi, Meerut, Bahraich, Agra, Firozabad and Gorakhpur.
Now, PM-Kisan payments only via Aadhaar-linked bank accounts
Under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-Kisan) Yojana, the central government provides income support of Rs 6,000 per year to all farmer families in the country, paid in instalments of Rs 2,000 every four months. The instalment for the December 2019 to March 2020 will be transferred to Aadhar-authenticated bank accounts at one go this month.
Giving Aadhaar number in lieu of PAN? Make sure you have linked both. Here's why
CBDT issued a notification in August where it stated that if someone without a PAN card quotes their Aadhaar number, then the income tax department will consider this an auto-application for PAN and it will be issued to the individual.
Norms of Aadhaar KYC eased, not of changing address in Aadhaar card
The press statement is issued in clarification with the reference to Aadhaar KYC. According to the statement, only norms related to Aadhaar KYC is eased and not in the change of address in the Aadhaar card.
Hefty fine for shops and firms not accepting digital payments from February 2020
Shops, firms with an annual turnover of Rs 50 cr or more need to provide digital payment facilities.
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