Udaipur : The SDM at Chhoti Sadri in Pratapgarh district on wednesday, raided an e-mitra kiosk up on a complaint of overcharging for various online certificates. Bindubala Rajawat led the team constituting the tehsildar and others which founded gross irregularities at the Sanvariya e mitra kendra.
The center operator was found charging extra money instead of the stipulated fees for Jaati and Mool Nivas praman patra etc. The people also informed that they were not given receipt of the money they gave at the center for various services. It was also found that the men took the money and application but didnt submit them at the concerned offices ontime. Many applications and idenitity proofs including aadhar, Bhamashaah cards and bank pass books were found lying at the kiosk.
The SDM sent a report to the collector apprising the situation and recommended strict action against the kiosk operators. Other e mitra kiosk operators were in a shock as the news spread and many kiosks were seen shut down. The Department of Information Technology and Communication had recently issued directions to the collectors to take serious action against e mitra kiosks on complaints of overcharging and misconduct.