Migrant workers to get UID numbers, social protection

Written by Press Trust of India | Mumbai | Updated: Jul 31 2010, 05:08am hrs
The Unique Identification Authority of India is aiming to provide the Aadhaar identification number to the scores of migrant workers to help them get access to a range of essential services like banking, social protection and government schemes.

The UIDAI has signed an MoU with the National Coalition of Organisations for Security of Migrant Workers (NCOSMW) for this purpose.