e-KYC

Telcos propose new e-KYC process as alternative to Aadhaar

This follows the Supreme Court order restricting use of Aadhaar information by private companies including telcos and banks.

published on : 10th October 2018

Banks, fintech firms await government word on Aadhaar

One can self-volunteer to link Aadhaar and opt for the e-KYC process, which empowers customers, but customers can now opt not to, even it may limit credit access.

published on : 28th September 2018

Telecom operators to face challenges as Supreme Court order stops Aadhaar-based e-KYC

According to industry sources, all telecom operators have moved completely to e-Know Your Customer system to verify customers using Aadhaar

published on : 27th September 2018

Department of Telecom puts Aadhaar based face authentication on hold 

The Department of Telecom (DoT) in a letter dated September 19, 2018, to the UIDAI CEO said that the judgement on petition filed in the apex court challenging Aadhaar based e-KYC process

published on : 24th September 2018

Paytm spokesperson denies aksing for Aadhaar number

Paytm gives users an option to do KYC with any document as suggested in KYC guidelines.; Aadhaar number is not mandatory - he said.

published on : 29th March 2018

UIDAI temporarily suspends Airtel, Payments Bank's Aadhaar linked e-KYC services

The Unique Identification Authority of India has temporarily suspended telecom major Bharti Airtel and Airtel Payment Bank's "Aadhaar linked e-KYC" services.

published on : 16th December 2017