GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
DEPARTMENT OF SCHOOL EDUCATION & LITERACY
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 1652
TO BE ANSWERED ON 16.03.2017/ PHALGUNA 24,1938 (SAKA)
Salaries of teachers to Aadhaar linked bank accounts
Will the Minister of HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT be pleased to state:
(a) whether Government would credit salaries of Government teachers to their Aadhaar linked bank accounts;
(b) if so, whether Government acknowledges that this is a violation of Supreme Court order dated 11th August, 2015 and 15th October, 2015 on Aadhaar;
(c) if so, whether Government would reconsider its decision and adhere to the court order; and
(d) the timeline by which Government intends to do so?
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
(SHRI UPENDRA KUSHWAHA)
(a) No, sir. There are no such instructions/guidelines issued by the Department of School Education and Literacy for crediting salaries of Government teachers to their Aadhaar linked bank accounts.
(b) to (d) Does not arise.