UIDAI’s current move is likely to benefit those individuals who face difficulty in procuring aadhaar via other biometric authentication such as fingerprint and iris scan.
In light of the Aadhaar data breach, there are several questions that need to be answered by UIDAI and its enrollment partners.
Why was the Delhi police and not a national investigation agency roped in to probe what may be the first publicly-known misuse of biometrics by an authorised agency?
While the authority of the Lok Sabha Speaker is final and binding, Jairam Ramesh’s writ petition may allow the Supreme Court to question an incorrect application of substantive principles.
From nudging new voters to a national health network, what sort of house could be built upon the Aadhaar ecosystem?