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Railway Recruitment Board has issued a official notification that it is mandatory for the aspirants to have Aadhar card. There have been cases of malpractices. The identities of candidates at examination is critical for fair conduct of Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) examination and prevention of attempts at impersonation. The use of Aadhaar is a convenient and hassle free mode of verification of identity. Railway Recruitment Boards have decided that in all future railway recruitment’s, the applicants will be required to furnish his /her 12 digit Aadhaar number or 28 digit Aadhaar registration receipt at the time of filling up the application.
From now onwards during the exam a biometric attendance system, the fingerprints will be collected and matched with the one stored with the Aadhaar server. All eligible candidates who wish to apply for the posts of Railway Recruitment Boards need to visit the Aadhaar Enrolment centers to get them enrolled for Aadhaar. It is important to note that the provision is applicable in all states except J&K, Meghalaya and Assam and applicants from these states will have to enter the valid passport number, Voter-ID Card Number, Driving license No. or any other valid Government identity Card Number in the online application form. Indian Railways, the premier transport organization of the country is the largest rail network in Asia and the world’s second largest under one management.
Official Notification Link : Download Here