Aadhar link found Fake Students in mid day meals(MDM)


who were availing mid day meals(MDM) scheme must link their aadhar number recently this process is ongoing.using aadhar identification Three states have discovered 2,72,000 fake students.

Human resource development ministry desided to link aadhar number in MDM to serve better and reduce pilferage.Three states found the dupilcate students and deleted from enrollment rolls.In this regard Andhra pradesh deleted nearly 2,15,000 students after aadhar linking .more such cases will come up in next few months from states as the Aadhaar authentication progresses.

While it will reduce the overall students in schools the country by de-duplicating enrolments, it will allow the governments at the centre and the states to save on mid day meal costs.