Mangaluru: The Dakshina Kannada district has made considerable progress in issuing Aadhaar cards.
The latest records show that out of a total population of 20,89,649, as many as 16,89,222 have received the cards. This represents an achievement of 80.83%.
The talukwise break-up is as follows:
Taluk Population Cards issued
Mangaluru 9,94,602 7,83,737
Bantwal 3,95,380 3,41,550
Beltangady 2,66,589 2,35,974
Puttur 2,87,851 2,32,715
Sullia 1,45,227 95,246
A total of 4,00,427 persons are yet to obtain Aadhaar cards in the district.