Guwahati: In a bid to alleviate the problems faced by individuals, the Assam government has decided to allow registration in employment exchanges without Aadhaar cards.
The decision was taken on Wednesday in a cabinet meeting chaired by Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma.
''Approval to non-Aadhaar based online registration in Employment Exchanges to alleviate the problems faced by individuals without Aadhaar cards,'' Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted.
''Will help numerous applicants who were unable to register in Employment Exchanges due to unavailability of Aadhar cards that have been kept on hold due to NRC-related issue,'' he added.
Meanwhile, taking the cognizance of the crisis due to floods and landslides in several places, the cabinet also decided to introduce an emergency flight service between Silchar abd Guwahati at a subsidized rate of Rs 3000.
''To mitigate communication crisis due to floods and landslides in Dima Hasao and Barak Valley, emergency flight service to be introduced between Silchar and Guwahati at a subsidized rate of Rs 3,000,'' Sarma said in another tweet.
In this regard, Assam Tourism Development Corporation (ATDC) will sign MoU with Fly Big Airlines.
Tickets are to be available at special counters at DC Office, Cachar, and ATDC's head office at Paltan Bazar, Guwahati.
For booking, one can contact at 8135902973/8638023921and can pay online through UP apps to 8135902973.