Colleges Intimated to Complete Aadhaar Linking of Students by December 31st

All degree colleges of the state private as well as government managements are been requested by Government to link their Students Aadhaar Number with their respective bank accounts who have been availing Central Government Scholarships.

Colleges Intimated to Complete Aadhaar Linking of Students by December 31st

This process of linking Students Aadhaar Number with Bank Account shall be completed before 31st December, if they want to take benefit of scholarships granted by Central Government.

After this notification has been passed by Government, the Commissioner of Collegiate Education has instructed all principals of the degree colleges of the state to get this process completed at earliest before the due date. After referring to the circular of the Government, CCE stated that central sector scheme of scholarship for college and university students has been brought under Direct Benefit Transfer and the scholarships are being disbursed directly through the bank accounts of the beneficiaries.

This will be major initiative by the Central Government of India in disbursing scholarships through the Aadhaar based Direct Benefit Transfer, it will speed up the delivery of the benefits through effective use of technology. Introduction of Aadhaar based Direct Benefit Transfer for scholarships will also enable transparency and will also avoid duplication and bogus beneficiaries in the database.