Haryana’s mammoth effort to supply each household an ID is meant to be a game-changer not in policy-making and governance supply. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar spoke completely to Senior Editor Anilesh S. Mahajan explaining how Haryana is efficiently implementing this initiative when related ones states like Karnataka and Tamil Nadu have did not take off. Excerpts
Q. How will the Parivar Pehchan Patra be a game-changer in policy-making?
An Indian citizen is recognized with an Aadhaar card, a singular ID that helps ship on to people. But our society will not be particular person centric, it’s household centric. Therefore a household identification card.
Q. Is it restricted to beneficiaries of the state’s welfare schemes or is it common?
It’s common. We’ve got 69 lakh households in Haryana, whose knowledge is with totally different departments, both as PDS beneficiary, registration of property or another profit. The duty is to convey synergy in knowledge. We created a separate division, the Citizen Useful resource Info Division (CRID), to institutionalise it.
Q. How did you seize the info?
Initially, by means of self-declaration by the pinnacle of the household, with primary data like measurement of household, names, ages, belongings owned and revenue. It was then verified by five-member groups. The info thus collected is fed on the Atal Sewa Kendra.
Q. Have you ever began linking authorities schemes with this household ID?
Sure, we’ve linked 456 providers with PPP. The Mukhyamantri Parivar Samridhi Yojana, PM Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana, PM Durghatana Suraksha Yojna, PM Kisan Samman Nidhi, PM Laghu Vyapar Samman Nidhi and PM Shramjeevi Samman Nidhi, PM Fasal Beema Yojana are all linked to this ID.
Q. How will the ID assist convey adjustments into folks’s lives?
The database helps us establish the underside one lakh households within the state—revenue smart—and focus our assets to uplift them. Beneath the Mukhyamantri Antyodaya Parivar Utthan Yojana, we assist them discover employment or help them in establishing some micro enterprise, commerce, or give them two buffaloes to begin a dairy. We’ve got recognized seven departments within the authorities and given them the duty to work out schemes and methods to make sure a livelihood of no less than Rs 1 lakh each year for such households.
Q. Is household ID related for Centrally-sponsored schemes?
No. It’s meant for state schemes or the place it contributes on the behalf of citizen. We’ve got recognized over 100 such schemes, whether or not for help to women for marriage or scholarships for college college students. This knowledge will hold altering.
Q. How do you establish a household unit?
A household by definition can be husband and spouse, youngsters and dependent dad and mom. At current, we’re figuring out BPL households with an annual revenue of lower than Rs 1.8 lakh; we’ll regularly think about per capita revenue of households. For instance, if a household has three members, per capita revenue can be Rs 60,000, but when it has six members, it is going to be Rs 30,000. Although we’ve not acquired into it in the meanwhile, we’ll quickly provide you with a set of schemes the place joint households will get extra advantages.
Q. How will you shield the privateness of such knowledge?
The info won’t be at one location. We can have primary data and the remainder of the info can be segregated. So, if the well being division desires to make use of data, it’ll get entry to solely the health-related data.