Aadhaar compulsory for admission to Intermediate

Hyderabad: The Board of Intermediate Education (BIE) has made submission of Aadhaar card mandatory for admission to junior colleges from the 2017-18 academic year onwards.

The announcement issued by the board stated that the new rule will be applicable to admissions to private, aided, social welfare, tribal and BC welfare, residential and model junior colleges as well as those run by the government in Telangana. All students seeking admission into intermediate are required to submit a copy of their Aadhaar card.