The court also made it clear that the ECI should deal with the perceived breach of code of conduct without putting a lid on the issue, and a separate probe initiated against the party should go on.
The counsel representing the Puducherry unit of the BJP told the judges that the party did not steal any mobile phone data.
Like how there is more to the world’s largest identity platform, Sharma’s narrative, too, is not limited to the basics.
Many other elderly citizens in Raichur district are also being deprived of their pension for issues in their year of birth (YoB) at the time of enrolment for Aadhaar.
Here is a quick look back at the chronology of events leading up to Wednesday's Supreme Court verdict declaring Aadhaar as constitutionally valid while striking down some provisions.
Aadhaar constitutionally valid said the five-judge Supreme Court bench comprising of Justice Chandrachud, Justice Ashok Bhushan, Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A M Khanwilkar and Justice J Sikri
In case you have not been keeping a track of the incidents leading to today's landmark judgement, here is all you need to know about Aadhaar and the verdict
The challenges against Aadhaar had begun even before the Aadhaar law came into existence in 2016.
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
UIDAI, the nodal agency that issues the 12-digit number, however, dismissed the report and said that the claims lack substance and are baseless.
According to the report, any unauthorized person from anywhere in the world can generate Aadhaar ID using the patch which is freely available for Rs 2,500.
the UIDAI has said that it is aware of instances where some schools are refusing admission in absence of Aadhaar.
The UIDAI has clarified regarding media report about the alleged data breach from a website aadhaar.epfoservices.com.
The CISF on Friday took over the security of the sensitive Unique Identification Authority of India data centre at Manesar in Gurugram.
UIDAI's counsel, at the outset, alleged that the Aadhaar scheme was being unfairly targeted as nobody was questioning the banks and the telecom firms on collection of information.