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
People question Aadhaar, but ready to get naked before white man for visa: Union Minister K J Alphons
Earlier on Saturday, Unique Identification Authority of India had refuted a report about an alleged Aadhaar database breach and advised people not to be misled by such reports.
The BJP MP's reaction comes after a journalist who did a story to highlight the misuse of Aadhaar details was being hauled up for reporting an "alleged truth".
After a January 3 news report with a headline "Rs 500, 10 minutes, and you have access to billion Aadhaar details", the UIDAI has registered an FIR against the newspaper and reporter Rachna Khaira.
Congress condemns FIR against The Tribune reporter over Aadhaar data leak story, calls it Modi government's arrogance of power
The Congress party said it was Narendra Modi government's "arrogance of power" at its worst and their intention on privacy was thoroughly exposed.
Some reports had suggested yesterday that Facebook was asking new users in India to enter their names as mentioned in their Aadhaar Card when they sign up for an account.