District Development Commissioner Doda, Bhupinder Kumar today flagged off a special National Population register (NPR) mobile van from District headquarters Doda to enhance Aadhar enrolment in the rural areas of the district and to create awareness among the masses regarding the benefits of having the Unique identification Aadhar card,.
Pertinent to mention here that the mobile van has been pressed into service by Directorate of Census operations, J&K with a purpose to capture the biometrics and to create awareness. The biometric Van fully equipped with biometric capturing machine along with technical staff to operate the machines will tour the entire district for which District administration has chalked out a 16 days scheduled from 27th January to 11th February.
Mobile van will visit various areas of erstwhile tehsil Doda from January 27th to 30th , Bhaderwah tehsil from January 31st to Feburary 3rd , tehsil Thathri from February 4th to 7th and Tehsil Gandoh from February 8th to 11th 2016.
DC said that special focus is being laid on the coverage of those areas which have less Aadhar enrolment and special camps would be conducted to motivate people to register through these mobile vans and already established permanent facilitation centre. He further said that district administration is committed to achieve 100% Aadhar enrolment and this mobile van will prove instrumental in this effort.
ADC Doda Mohammad Hanief Malik, DIO Doda Anoop Kumar, District Incharge NPR Vijay Kumar and Sumit Kumar were also present during flagging off ceremony.