JAIPUR: The state’s social justice and empowerment division has ordered an investigation into hacking of the Jan Aadhar system after doubtful beneficiaries had been discovered taking advantages of the social safety pension schemes via fraudulent means in Dausa district, stated secretary of the division, Samit Sharma.
“Initially, we came upon eight such instances in Dausa. Some folks acquired their Jan Aadhar knowledge modified fraudulently and secured advantages of pension schemes. We have now ordered a probe into the matter,” stated Sharma.
“In the meantime, now we have modified all the system. Now, solely after bodily verification of individuals, who acquired their Jan Aadhar particulars modified, pensions will probably be accepted. Some pensioners did not even know for 2 years or extra that pension was being issued of their names. Those that hacked the system changed the precise beneficiary’s account quantity with their numbers. On account of this, the hacker began getting advantages of the pension schemes,” added Sharma.
Sharma stated cash will probably be recovered from the culprits after analysis of the entire quantity defrauded and completion of the investigation.
Earlier, Sharma had directed division officers to take authorized motion on complaints about social safety pension schemes. He additionally requested officers to analyze the pension instances issued via Jan Aadhaar. He had directed the officers to carry a gathering with Jan Aadhaar authorities to confirm the info. He had additionally instructed the officers to simply accept offline print of functions from college students making use of for hostels.