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Jan 02, 2019
Govt tables bill to allow voluntary use of Aadhaar for SIM, bank account; stiff penalties for violation of normsThe bill proposes a civil penalty of up to Rs 1 crore on entities that violate the provisions of the Aadhaar Act, with an additional fine of up to Rs 10 lakh per day in case of continuous non-compliance.
Dec 17, 2018
Aadhaar no longer mandatory for mobile numbers, bank accounts as Cabinet approves law amendmentThe Supreme Court had struck down Section 57 of the Aadhaar Act that made seeding of the biometric ID with SIMs and bank accounts mandatory, saying it had no legal backing.
Jun 20, 2018
Over 18,000 bank branches, post offices now have Aadhaar facility for enrolment and updation: UIDAIThe UIDAI had in July last year asked private as well as public sector banks to set up Aadhaar facility in at least one out of 10 branches
Jan 12, 2018
Latest Aadhaar security flaw isn't as serious as a data breach, but leaves the public open to social engineering attacksThe flaw is based on USSD that was publically shared by UIDAI in December telling if your bank account has been linked with your Aadhaaar number or not.
Jun 09, 2017
CRPF to experiment with tracking and disabling technology to prevent misuse of stolen weaponsCRPF is in touch with private companies which dealt with providing the type of technology which could implant GPS tracking/Biometric ID.
Sep 29, 2016
UIDAI claims that 1.05 billion Aadhar cards have been issued so far, 20 crore Indians still to enrollWith 1.05 billion Aadhar biometric ID cards issued till date, the government and regulator are ahead of the curve in the use of IT to set up a national digital payments infrastructure, a senior official has said.
Jun 11, 2007
Biometric IDs for Mumbai Slum DwellersMaharashtra has decided to introduce a biometric ID system for slum dwellers to protect them from unscrupulous land sharks.