5.73 million Aadhaar cards issued so far

Last Updated: Monday, December 5, 2011 - 22:02

Tiruchirappalli: A total of 5.73 million
Aadhaar cards have been issued by the Unique Identification
Authority of India so far, a senior Postal department official
said on Monday.

Every day, 1.5 lakh cards bearing the 12 digit UID number
were being issued across the country and it had been targetted
to cover the entire population by 2014, Post-Master General,
Central Region, Bahadur Singh said launching the issue of
Aadhaar Cards here.

In Tamil Nadu, thirty Head Post Offices would process the
card applications. The cards would be sent to the applicants
from Bangalore where the main server is located.

PTI



First Published: Monday, December 5, 2011 - 22:02

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