UIDAI said that no operator can make or update Aadhaar unless resident himself gives his biometric.
UIDAI says the move is aimed at curbing the possibility of fingerprint spoofing or cloning
The Aadhaar project had the support of two governments, since it had been commenced when the Congress was in power.
Aadhaar hearing: Bench criticises the argument that Aadhaar can prevent bank frauds and terrorists from acquiring mobile numbers
The Attorney General argued that the Aadhaar regime had to be assessed based on what it was, and not on hypothetically what it could be.
Aadhaar hearings: Attorney General argues that pervasive collection of fingerprints meets proportionality requirements
The Primary argument was to establish that Aadhaar meets the requirements of proportionality and legitimate state interests.
Mozilla Corp urges BN Srikrishna committee to prepare stronger laws for data protection, also highlights Aadhaar shortcomings
She further added said that this step comes in contradiction to the Supreme Court's position regarding the Aadhaar and its use.