Aadhaar Scam

Amroha Aadhaar Enrolment Scam

3 people were arrested and three web cameras, one cooling pad, three laptops, three LCDs, a biometric machine, a finger-print scanner, 65 Aadhar cards, one PAN card, eight voter IDs, lamination machines and other equipment were confiscated during a raid in Pachchhaiya in Amroha. Acting on a tip off, Amroha Read more…

By Vidyut, ago
Aadhaar News

7 questions for UIDAI

There are seven questions we challenge UIDAI to give a proper answer for (and one bonus). What happens when stolen biometrics compromise a person's identity? Consider the example of the bank officer whose fingerprints got duplicated and sold to provide illegal access to create and update Aadhaar cards. There are Read more…

By Vidyut, ago
Aadhaar Exclusions

The plight of Aadhaar operators

The thoughtless implementation of Aadhaar has led countless operators to make investment in equipment (they had to purchase equipment - it was not provided by UIDAI for conducting enrolments) that is very specific to Aadhaar work, and the abrupt discontinuation of contracts, because UIDAI belatedly realizes that data being collected Read more…

By Vidyut, ago