Source: News Bharati English18 Feb 2017 09:25:13

New Delhi, February 18:  Those who are aspiring to give railway recruitment exams, Aadhar card is a must. Railway Recruitment Board has announced that Aadhar card is mandatory in order to ensure fair conduct of examinations for all the candidates.All the candidates must mention their Aadhar card number in their registration form. Such an important decision has been taken in order to avoid impersonations during the examinations. This is something very big and important for all government job aspirants, especially those preparing for railway recruitment examinations. Mentioning Aadhar card number is a convenient and hassle free way of finding out the identity of examinees.

Important points to note for the candidates who0 are aspiring to give Railway Recruitment Examinations:

  • Applicants must mention their Aadhar card details for the railway recruitments;
  • Details can be either 12 digit Aadhar number or 28 digit Aadhar registration receipt;
  • During the examination, fingerprints will be collected through a biometric attendance system;
  • Fingerprints will be matched with the Aadhar server;

In addition to this Railway Recruitment Boards have further requested all those candidates who are not enrolled for Aadhar yet, visit the nearest centre and get it done as soon as possible.

Also the above mentioned provision is not applicable for candidates belonging to Jammu & Kashmir, Meghalaya and Assam. Candidates of these States are required to give details of a valid government identity card number; it can be the passport number, voter ID card number, driving license number, etc.

This move is taken to bring the transparency and convenient for the candidates and the recruitment board.