Aadhaar Scam

Caralisa Monterio receives Aadhaar authentication OTP without making a request

Caralisa Monterio tweeted the screenshot of an Aadhaar authentication OTP she received without requesting for it. https://twitter.com/runcaralisarun/status/954642587670859777 She says this is not her Aadhaar number. And the mobile number is a work number used by several people in her office. I contacted Caralisa privately to ask for more information. The Read more…

By Vidyut, ago
Aadhaar Scam

Fraudulent land sale. Now with Aadhaar

Two plots measuring about 4,000 sq ft each in a prime locality in Aurangabad, belonging to a former income tax commissioner Omkar Ganpat Ganveer, were sold off after making an Aadhaar in his name and acquiring a general power of attorney in Mumbai. Source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/aurangabad/land-sold-off-using-fake-aadhaar-card/articleshow/62533353.cms Identity theft is easy with Aadhaar, Read more…

By Vidyut, ago
Aadhaar Scam

Airtel Payments Bank scam

Airtel Payments Bank was found to be illegally creating accounts for users who authenticated their Aadhaars to link their mobile SIMs with their Aadhaar number. The newly created bank accounts were naturally linked to their Aadhaar, and their subsidy and other payments through the Aadhaar bridge ended up with the Read more…

By Vidyut, ago