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According to official documents, the UMANG app will provide access to over 1,200 services of various government organisations in states and at the Centre as well as utility payments.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the direct transfer of government benefits using technology, bank accounts and biometric identifier Aadhaar has helped save USD 10 billion in subsidies.
The Cellular operators association of India has termed the timeframe to implement new system ‘unrealistic’.
Aadhaar registration centres will be established in each Panchayat and there will be no private enrolment for the purpose anymore.
In a proposal to boost Aadhaar enrolment and facilitate its registration, the State Government on Tuesday announced opening of Aadhaar registration centres at the panchayat level of every district.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday reiterated her criticism of the "problematic" linking of Aadhaar and the alleged disclosure of personal data on government web sites.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said exposure of personal data "in the name of Aadhaar linking" is "very dangerous" for the freedom of expression of the country.
UIDAI said that any Aadhaar linked transaction is processed after a successful authentication of fingerprint or iris of individual.
With the IRCTC having increased the cap for booking online tickets to 12 per month for Aadhaar-verified rail passengers, the RPF has intensified its drive to prevent the misuse of this facility by tou
The Aadhaar issuing body added, in response to an RTI query, that it took note of the breach and got the data removed from those websites.
The Supreme Court today questioned the maintainability of a petition challenging the provision mandating linking of Aadhaar with PAN number and for filing income tax returns.
The UIDAI said that several representations had been received about problems faced by NRIs PIOs of India where Aadhaar was being demanded with regard to various services and benefits.
Joydeep Sen, the Centre's counsel, informed the court that the card would reach the youth's residence at Behala in the city within a few days.
Though the Supreme Court is yet to decide if Aadhaar card violates an individual’s fundamental right to privacy, the Centre has already asked State governments to link all their services.
The apex court said there were several petitions challenging Aadhaar which were already pending before it and it cannot entertain thousands of pleas raising similar issue.