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The interview when the CEO of UIDAI said “consent is not required”

CEO of UIDAI Mr. Ajay Bhushan Pandey while speaking to Nitin Sethi of Business Standard in 2016 said that consent of people enrolled with UIDAI was not required. This was said while speaking about how the efficacy of Aadhaar will be monitored and what challenges it faces as it reaches Read more…

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Aadhaar: The Method behind the Madness – Insights from Jharkhand

Recent investigations in Jharkhand reveal a clear and disturbing pattern behind the manner in which Aadhaar ended up excluding people from rations, pensions and jobs and generated “fake savings” in the bargain. The pattern is as follows: Step 1: Cancel job cards, ration cards or pensions not linked with Aadhaar. Read more…

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Did Aadhaar help remove 80,000 ghost teachers? Or were real teachers excluded?

The ministry of HRD recently made a claim that 80,000 “ghost teachers” were identified because of Aadhaar. HRD Minister Prakash Javdekar had made this stunning claim: “There are certain ‘ghost’ teachers who use proxy methods and are apparently teaching at multiple places as full-time employees. After the introduction of Aadhaar, Read more…

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ஆதார் எனக் கூறிக்கொண்டு விட குறைந்த பயன் அளித்திருக்கிறது

A research paper published by the Institute for Development and Research in Banking Technology (IDRBT) concludes that while Aadhaar has brought in biometric authentication on a large scale, “the benefits to the consumers have been mixed, with not much benefit to those in the last mile.” While analysing biometric authentication Read more…