India can have a single multipurpose id card: Amit Shah


Union Residence Minister Amit Shah in the present day mooted the concept of getting a single multipurpose ID card for each citizen with passport, Aaadhar, voter card, financial institution accounts, and so forth.

“We are able to have only one card for all utilities like Aadhaar, passport, checking account, driving licence, voter card. This can be a potential,” Shah stated on the sidelines of an occasion in the present day.

Saying that the Centre plans to spend 12,000 crore on the 2021 Census in addition to the preparation of the Nationwide Inhabitants Register (NPR), Amit Shah stated the Census 2021 information will probably be collected by way of a cell app.

“A cell app will probably be utilized in Census 2021. Will probably be a metamorphosis from paper census to digital census,” Shah stated championing the utilization of digital know-how for the upcoming Census. The earlier Census train of 2011 was a paper-based one.